Also try powering down the card
PCMCIA driver development
Burning hot pc card (Daniel R. Gilliam)
The "hot card" reports have not been sorted out (David Hinds)
Re: The "hot card" reports have not been sorted out (Daniel Gilliam)
Date: 2000, Aug 29
From: David Hinds <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Another thing to try, is to work with the card in, but powered down
(to do this, just do a "cardctl eject"). If the card still heats up,
then it can't be due to the PCMCIA drivers.
> if apm, or card services, or a combination of
> both, is causing my mb/processor to get overly hot, then what sort of
> damage am I liable to incur?
I have no idea.
Re: Also try powering down the card by Daniel R. Gilliam, 2000, Aug 30
to: "Also try powering down the card"