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Re: PCMCIA resource conflicts



executing '/sbin/service pcmcia reload' after fixing
/etc/pcmcia/config.opt seems to work.  It complains about the resource
being busy, but the reboot at the end of the kickstart session works.

On Mon, 2003-12-22 at 07:57, Anthony Joseph Seward wrote:
> What I mean is, is there a way to keep the PCMCIA subsystem from using
> those resources during installation.  I can get things working once I
> boot the system with the proper lines in /etc/pcmcia/config.opts.  The
> problem is the reboot after installation.  Since the PCMCIA system was
> brought up during installation without the ports being excluded, it
> won't shutdown properly and hangs during the reboot.
> 
> Tony
> 
> On Sun, 2003-12-21 at 11:07, Philip Rowlands wrote:
> > On Fri, 19 Dec 2003, Anthony Joseph Seward wrote:
> > 
> > >In order to reboot my laptop properly with the ethernet card installed,
> > >I have to add the line ' exclude port 0x300-0x31f' to
> > >/etc/pcmcia/config.opts.  Is there any way of telling the PCMCIA system
> > >to not use these ports during kickstart installations?  This is the last
> > >thing that I need to do for fully remote administration.
> > 
> > There's no specific kickstart option for this sort of thing. The usual
> > method would be a %post script, e.g.:
> > 
> > %post
> > echo 'exclude port 0x300-0x31f' >> /etc/pcmcia/config.opts
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > Cheers,
> > Phil
> > 
> > 
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Anthony Joseph Seward <anthony seward ieee org>




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