symbol card with orinoco_cs on mpc823

shaowei dai dshaowei at
Sat Aug 3 11:30:07 EST 2002

Dear all:

Thanks for all the help. I've found out the problem.
It's indeed a low-level problem. m8xx-pcmcia can't reconginize the io size
of this kind of card.
So i just manully set it to correct one. Then it works fine.

Thanks the authors. The two drivers are so great!


----- Original Message -----
From: "Magnus Damm" <damm at>
To: "shaowei dai" <dshaowei at>
Sent: Saturday, August 03, 2002 1:42 AM
Subject: Re: symbol card with orinoco_cs on mpc823

> Try disabling the busmonitor if it's enabled.
> / Magnus
> shaowei dai wrote:
> >
> > Hello,
> >
> > Has anybody tried orinodo_cs 0.11b or 0.12b with success on symbol
> > Spectrum24 High rate11M card on mpc platform?
> > I've tried 2.4.18-pre3 and 2.4.19-rc3 kernel with orinoco driver. It
> > fine with intersil card. But
> > when i try it on symbol card, it always crashes. After tracing down i
> > it is caused by hermes_init(). It seems the
> > call to hermes_write_regn(hw,INTEN,0)  cause the crash. The ksymoops
> > suggest this function. It is just an io write. What can be wrong? And
> > strange thing is why it doesn't cause any trouble in normal intersil
> >
> > Any ideas is greatly appreciate!
> >
> > regards
> > David
> >

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