sio card detection

John Baldwin jhb at
Thu Jun 10 20:54:26 GMT 2004

On Thursday 10 June 2004 10:43 am, raoul.megelas wrote:
> Hello list,
> When compiled in the kernel, the wi driver assumes than the
> old Socket Communication Inc. is a wireless card, and of course (it is
> not), it resumes quite well. But after that, the card is not detected.
> Is there a one pass check only here?
> Without the wi driver compiled in the kernel, the card is attached to
>  its driver (sio):
> pccard: card inserted, slot 1
> sio4 at port 0x2f8-0x2ff iomem 0xd5000-0xd50ff irq 5 slot 1 on pccard1
> sio4: type 16550A
> sio4: unable to activate interrupt in fast mode - using normal mode
> Can you tell me how to make the two types of cards working friendly
> by default without recompiling the kernel?

I think Warner just fixed this recently.  If -CURRENT doesn't work properly 
with both drivers compiled into the kernel ask him about it and he should be 
able to fix it.

John Baldwin <jhb at>  <><
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