DENX . DULG . ConfigureLinuxForPCMCIACardsUsingTheCardServicesPackage

14.3.22. Configure Linux for PCMCIA Cards using the Card Services package

The following kernel configuration options are required to support miscellaneous PCMCIA card types with Linux and the PCMCIA CS package:

  1. PCMCIA IDE cards (CompactFlash and true-IDE)
    General setup -> Support for hot-pluggable devices (enable: Y) -> PCMCIA/CardBus support -> PCMCIA/CardBus support (enable: M) -> MPC8XX PCMCIA host bridge support (select)
  2. PCMCIA Modem Cards
  3. PCMCIA Network Cards
  4. PCMCIA WLAN Cards

Build and install modules in target root filesystem, shared over NFS:

bash$ make modules modules_install INSTALL_MOD_PATH=/opt/eldk/ppc_8xx

Adjust PCMCIA configuration file (/opt/eldk/ppc_8xx/etc/sysconfig/pcmcia):


Start PCMCIA Card Services:

bash-2.05# sh /etc/rc.d/init.d/pcmcia start

----- Revision r1.2 - 10 Oct 2007 - 12:39 - MartinKrause
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