Subject: Re: PCMCIA or Cardbus net interfaces on 3.99.7
To: Ed Gould <email@example.com>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/29/2005 10:43:28
In message <200506290520.j5T5K5J19404@left.wing.org>, Ed Gould writes:
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>> You didn't miss anything related to net80211. Do pcmcia0, cardslot0,
>> or cardbus0 attach? Please send your dmesg.
>No, they don't. Thanks for the tip. Something went wrong with ACPI
>interrupt mapping (other devices didn't attach either). The dmesg and
>config file are attached.
I booted a -current kernel on my laptop, which has a built-in ath0
interface. It worked properly in brief tests. However, the kernel
would print messages like "link state changed to DOWN". A brief grep
did not show where those messages were coming from.
--Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb