A driver upgrade may help
PCMCIA Installation and Configuration Issues
Hang when inserting card on Sony VAIO Z505S (Liam Quinn)
Date: 2000, Aug 14
From: David Hinds <firstname.lastname@example.org>
I think this was fixed in 3.1.15. The problem is the "PCI irq 9 test
Thanks, works great with pcmcia-cs-3.1.19 by Liam Quinn, 2000, Aug 14
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