View Full Version : How do I know if my PCMCIA is working

11th June 2007, 11:06 PM
I need to know if my PCMCIA itself is working or detected by Linux

[root@dhcp13 /]# uname -a
Linux 2.6.18-1.2798.fc6 #1 SMP Mon Oct 16 14:37:32 EDT 2006 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

[root@dhcp13 /]# ls /etc/pcmcia/
bluetooth bluetooth.conf config.opts

[root@dhcp13 /]# lspci
00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 440BX/ZX/DX - 82443BX/ZX/DX Host bridge (AGP disabled) (rev 03)
00:07.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corporation 82371AB/EB/MB PIIX4 ISA (rev 02)
00:07.1 IDE interface: Intel Corporation 82371AB/EB/MB PIIX4 IDE (rev 01)
00:07.2 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 82371AB/EB/MB PIIX4 USB (rev 01)
00:07.3 Bridge: Intel Corporation 82371AB/EB/MB PIIX4 ACPI (rev 02)
00:09.0 Multimedia controller: Philips Semiconductors SAA7146 (rev 01)
00:0c.0 Multimedia controller: Philips Semiconductors SAA7146 (rev 01)
00:12.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation 8255xER/82551IT Fast Ethernet Controller (rev 10)
00:14.0 VGA compatible controller: Chips and Technologies F69000 HiQVideo (rev 64)

Please help!!!! I am stuck on this for days :(
My goal is to make my Orinoco Gold card work!


18th June 2007, 07:43 PM
as user root do:
# /sbin/pccardctl status