Subject: Re: Xircom CreditCard support?
To: Niilo Kajander <>
From: Gregory McGarry <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/03/2001 08:08:01
Niilo Kajander wrote:

> I noticed that xi(4) manpage claims that 'Xircom CreditCard Ethernet + Modem'
> should be supported. However, even if I have "xi* at pcmcia? function ?" in my
> laptop's kernel config, the NIC isn't being used. I'm running ~10h old current
> kernel on the box. And yes, it's an i386.
> This is what I get:
> pcic0: controller 0 detecting irqs with mask 0xdeb8:..3..9..10..11
> pcic0: using irq 3 for socket events
> Xircom, CreditCard Ethernet+Modem 28.8, CEM282.00 (manufacturer 0x0105, product
> 0x110b) at pcmcia0,   function 0 not configured
> (sorry for typos, this is written by hand)
> I'm not sure how I should hack the sys/dev/pcmcia/if_xi.c to get this one
> working. I think the NIC is the same as on the CreditCard Ethernet + 33.6.

You're the first person to report using this model.  Send me a dump
of the CIS.  Then stand in line while I work out how to get these
multi-function cards to work.

	-- Gregory McGarry <>