Subject: Re: CF cards and CardBus
To: Wolfgang Rupprecht <>
From: Peter Seebach <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/28/2000 18:28:24
In message <>, Wolfgang Rupprecht writes:
>Well not CF the other flavor, smartmedia.  I believe it looks the same
>as CF would to the kernel though (a wdc/wd pair).  

Yeah.  They seem to be the same.

>I'm not really using the adaptor to transfer pictures though.  Even
>though the serial line takes 8 minutes (at 115k) it doesn't hang my
>kernel for the first 45 seconds like the adaptor does.  ;-) That is
>worth more.  I'll save the adaptor for when I'm hiking and need to
>conserve the camera's batteries.

Hmm.  So, you're getting hangs too?  Mine comes up fine, long enough to
mount or maybe even copy one file.  Then it hangs, and I've never seen it