[ltp] PCMCIA CDROM drive

Andreas Nolda linux-thinkpad@www.bm-soft.com
Wed, 17 Nov 1999 16:54:26 +0100 (MET)

 > I generally run the CDROM (which uses
 > a PCMCIA SCSI card, a rebranded Adaptec 1460A) along with a Xircom
 > ethernet/modem card.  The Xircom card takes IRQ 3 and the SCSI card for
 > the CDROM then gets IRQ 9.  This works fine.  However, as a test, I
 > tried using the SCSI card alone.  It then takes IRQ3 and I then get the
 > same sorts of timeout errors you are seeing.

After excluding IRQ 3 in /etc/pcmcia/config.opts, the PCMCIA SCSI card 
works (it uses IRQ 10).  Thank you!

Andreas Nolda
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