Contd: More description of prob with dwl 650 on RH 8
martin.polak at liwest.at
Thu Nov 14 12:19:56 EST 2002
Senthil Cumar Palaniappun schrieb:
> Hi all,
> In continuation to my prev post a few more description of my prob with
> dwl 650.
> I added the following lines to /etc/pcmcia/config file-
> card "D-Link DWL-650"
> version "D", "Link DWL-650 11Mbps WLAN Card"
> bind "hostap_cs"
> When I restart the pcmcia I get the foll error -
> [root at Einstein pcmcia]# /etc/init.d/pcmcia restart
> Shutting down PCMCIA services: done.
> Starting PCMCIA services: cardmgr: error in file 'config' line
> 1102: unknown device 'hostap_cs'
> cardmgr: watching 1 sockets
> Looks like it doesn't find hostap_cs module. But then if I load
> hostap_cs it loads fine, though that also still doesn't find the card :(
> Please help me...
Thats because cardservices don't know the DEVICE hostap_cs
you are missing a line like:
class "network" module "hostap_cs"
in your pcmcia-config files.
If your look at hostap_cs.conf file supplied with hostap, it is the
This entry defines the devices, which says: Iam a networkdevice, using
The entry that you made tells the pcmcia subsystem, that your card is of
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