Contd: More description of prob with dwl 650 on RH 8
Senthil Cumar Palaniappun
senthilcumar at hotmail.com
Thu Nov 14 12:47:53 EST 2002
Thanks for the reply. I did add those lines to the config file and the error
on restarting pcmcia is gone. But still the card is not recognized and the
hostap_cs module is not loaded on pcmcia restart. So something is wrong with
card, I guess. I have 2 of them and both don't work.
>From: Martin Polak <martin.polak at liwest.at>
>To: HostAP <HostAP at shmoo.com>
>Subject: Re: Contd: More description of prob with dwl 650 on RH 8
>Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2002 18:19:56 +0100
>Senthil Cumar Palaniappun schrieb:
>>In continuation to my prev post a few more description of my prob with dwl
>>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
>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 first
>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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