[ltp] Please try using pci=biosirq

Tino Keitel linux-thinkpad@www.bm-soft.com
Mon, 24 Jun 2002 09:22:53 +0200

On Sun, Jun 23, 2002 at 20:52:09 -0400, Tom French wrote:
> I am installing RH7.1 on a Thinkpad laptop, the install went well.
> When booting up, I get:
> Starting pcmcia: PCI: No IRQ known for interrupt pin A on device 00:02.0. Please try using pci=biosirq.
> This happens for both pcmcia slots. That is the slot that has my Buffalo wireless pcmcia card.

Dave Hinds, the author if pcmcia-cs told me that this is only a
warning. In most cases this won't cause any problems. Does your card

> Where do I make the change for 'biosirq'

It's a kernel parameter. Either add it to the command line at you boot
promt to test this option or add it to the appen= line in
/etc/lilo.conf and rerun lilo to make it permanent.


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