Re: Heads up for distro folks: PCMCIA hotplug differences (Re: -rc4: arm broken?)

From: Russell King
Date: Sat Jul 30 2005 - 17:28:46 EST

On Sun, Jul 31, 2005 at 08:17:29AM +1000, Grant Coady wrote:
> On Sat, 30 Jul 2005 22:36:28 +0100, Russell King <rmk+lkml@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> >Let me qualify that, because it's not 100% fine due to the changes in
> >PCMCIA land.
> >
> >Since PCMCIA cards are detected and drivers bound at boot time, we no
> Without an unbind/eject option? Implies reboot to remove a device...

No. You can still use cardctl (or whatever the pcmciautils version
of that is) to eject cards, and you can of course still pull them
from the socket.

Russell King
Linux kernel 2.6 ARM Linux -
maintainer of: 2.6 Serial core
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