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Question only one socket recognized on a machine with 2 Type II's 

Forum: PCMCIA Installation and Configuration Issues
Date: 2000, May 20
From: Jesse calig007

Hi - I have been trying to get PCMCIA support up and running
with Caldera OpenLinux, build 2.0.35 -- right now only socket
0 is even being recognized. An excerpt from the boot messages 
is :


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Intel PCIC Probe
  VIA VT83C469 at port 0x3e0 ofs 0x00, 1 socket
  host opts [0]: ring
  ISA irqs (scanned) = 3,4,5,7,9,11,12 status change on irq 11
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I have CD-ROM successfully mounted on socket 0. Any ideas on 
what is keeping socket 1 from getting seen? Thanks in advance 
- Jesse

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None This setup sounds strange to me

Re: Question only one socket recognized on a machine with 2 Type II's (Jesse)
Date: 2000, May 20
From: David Hinds <dhinds@pcmcia.sourceforge.org>

So... what kind of machine is this, exactly?

You can try specifying PCIC_OPTS="extra_sockets=1" in your PCMCIA
startup options (/etc/sysconfig/pcmcia for Red Hat).  I'm not sure how
else the probe could misdetect the number of sockets.

-- Dave
1. Sad things don't sound good if Hinds doesn't know... by Jesse, 2000, May 21
only one socket recognized on a machine with 2 Type II's


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