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Bug 80165

Summary: pcmcia cardmgr output leaks onto console at boot time
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Ben Elliston <bje>
Component: kernelAssignee: Arjan van de Ven <arjanv>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
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Hardware: i686   
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Description Ben Elliston 2002-12-20 23:55:54 UTC
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Description of problem:
When the pcmcia service starts, details of my PCMCIA chipset leak from the
underlying programs run by the initscripts onto my console.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot the system.

Additional info:

My laptop is a Dell Insprion 4100, with Yenta (?) PCMCIA chipset.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-01-13 23:12:30 UTC
What are the exact messages?

Comment 2 Ben Elliston 2003-01-14 03:50:18 UTC
The output is:

Starting pcmcia:  Yenta IRC list 06b8, PCI irq11
Socket status: 30000006
Yenta IRQ list 06b8, PCI irq11
Socket status: 30000010

Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2003-01-14 03:52:21 UTC
Those messages are coming from the kernel.

Comment 4 Bugzilla owner 2004-09-30 15:40:18 UTC
Thanks for the bug report. However, Red Hat no longer maintains this version of
the product. Please upgrade to the latest version and open a new bug if the problem

The Fedora Legacy project ( maintains some older releases, 
and if you believe this bug is interesting to them, please report the problem in
the bug tracker at: