pccardd config troubles

Serge @ Intraforum serge at intraforum.net
Tue Mar 28 13:20:58 BST 2000

This might be a good starting point:

PAO: FreeBSD Mobile Computing Package


At 19:15 27/03/2000 , you wrote:
>Hi All,
>I have installed 4.0 on a armada1750 ; installation is done using the cdrom
>mode ; once rebooted with a 3com i3c985D inserted, it keeps saying:
>[pccard45] driver allocation failed for 3com corp (3c589D Device not
>if i try  to insert a xircom 10/100 +modem, it will have the following
>[pccard45]: no card in database for "" ("")
>I tried to modify /etc/pccard.conf.sample, (the ppcardd runs with with a
>command line including this file)and for the 3com 3c589D, i tried to change
>the line config "ep0" ? to config "ep0" any but no chance!
>Anyone knows how to deal with pcmcia card files config/troubleshoot?
>I really don't know the exact files to configure..
>Also when i type ifconfig -a i get some interfaces with the following name:
>gif0 gif1 gif2 gif3 and also faith0.
>I find this really weird.
>Thanks in advance for any help!
>Christophe Coindy
>christophe.coindy at esoft-global.com
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