On Fri, 2004-04-02 at 21:38, Samuel Sieb wrote:
> I sent this originally to the pcmcia list, but haven't seen a
> response yet.
> My laptop freezes as soon as I insert a Linksys WPC11 card which is
> an 802.11b wireless card. I don't think it's the driver since as
> far as I can tell, the drivers aren't included in the kernel (it's
> a prism 2). I first tried with a 2.6.1 kernel and then upgraded to
> 2.6.4 but it still acts the same. (I'm using Fedora Core Testing,
> updated to latest.)
> The laptop is a Compaq Presario 2190
I had similar issues with an hp laptop which was running fedora at
the time. It turns out to be the fedora pcmcia config vs the laptop.
You can try this /etc/pcmcia/config.opts file, originally posted by
Mathieu Lesniak (Thanks Mathieu!) in response to my issue - it forces
pcmcia to use a specific irq and memory range, and it Worked For Me