Subject: Re: Lucent WaveLan does not work for me
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Brett Lymn <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/12/2000 23:26:08
According to Martin Husemann:
>> Most likely there's a conflict in that range (they seem to be fairly
>> common on some laptops); try playing with the PCIC_ISA_ALLOC_IOBASE
>> and PCIC_ISA_ALLOC_IOSIZE config options (or patching the kernel
>> globals pcic_isa_alloc_iobase and pcic_isa_alloc_iosize).
>Thank you very much!
>I used 0x500 as base and 0x100 as size, then had to get the BIOS to reserve
>at least one IRQ for legacy ISA and then it worked.


I used the same settings for PCIC_ISA_ALLOC_IOBASE and
PCIC_ISA_ALLOC_IOSIZE as Martin and now my wavelans work in my lapdog
too.  Currently wireless @ 11Mbps and very happy :-)

Brett Lymn, Computer Systems Administrator, BAE SYSTEMS