Subject: AW: PCI to PCMCIA adapters
To: 'Brian' <>
From: Andreas Fuchs <>
List: port-cobalt
Date: 03/10/2005 14:56:12
Cannot speak for a PCI cardbus adaptor, but i have since months a PCI =
adaptor from adaptec running without big problems.  See here for some
instructions in how i got it run: =

My Qube crashes from time to time, but i cannot say if this is due to =
problems or something else. It does not happen often enough that i =
to dig into it.

I'll try the NetBSD restore image in the next days, so i can let you =
how difficult it is to get a PCI card to run.

Andreas Fuchs
Tel: 031 792 04 33
Mobile: 078 740 93 80

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Von: [] =
Auftrag von Brian
Gesendet: Mittwoch, 9. M=E4rz 2005 23:55
An: Matt Dainty
Betreff: Re: PCI to PCMCIA adapters

On Wednesday, March 9, 2005, at 03:49 PM, Matt Dainty wrote:

> The ELAN P111 linked above claims to be YENTA compatible, so Cobalt=20
> PCI bus notwithstanding, I would expect it to work.

Unless someone posts with a horror story, I guess I'll make an order for =
PCI cardbus adapter this weekend, and play with it sometime in the next
month or so.

My concern is with the Cobalt PCI support as well, but if it doesn't =
The P111 is supported in OS X and some Windows flavors so I can find a =
for it, somewhere.

Thanks for the replies.