I think this has recently been fixed
PCMCIA on Toshiba laptops
Tecra 8100 & Ositech Jack of Spades - Help (Cristian Pavel)
Date: 2000, Aug 07
From: David Hinds <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Try the latest beta on projects.sourceforge.net in /pub/pcmcia-cs/NEW.
It fixes a startup bug in the epic_cb driver.
Still not working by Cristian Pavel, 2000, Aug 08
Sorry, my mistake... by David Hinds, 2000, Aug 08
New error - unsupported card now! by Cristian Pavel, 2000, Aug 08
Veni Vidi Vinci - It is working ! by Cristian Pavel, 2000, Aug 08
to: "I think this has recently been fixed"