This is fixed in newer PCMCIA packages
PCMCIA Installation and Configuration Issues
redhat 6.0 -> 6.1 upgrade breaks pcmcia? (Michael Way)
Date: 2000, Mar 31
From: David Hinds <firstname.lastname@example.org>
That's all. The current release is 3.1.13.
to: "This is fixed in newer PCMCIA packages"