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Bug 88054

Summary: typoes in /etc/init.d/pcmcia startup script
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Robert P. J. Day <rpjday>
Component: pcmcia-csAssignee: Arjan van de Ven <arjanv>
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Version: 2CC: dave.miles, gczarcinski, go, ivo, jroyse
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Description Robert P. J. Day 2003-04-04 22:30:55 UTC
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Description of problem:
  lines 107-9 in /etc/init.d/pcmcia script, set of modprobe
commands, have arguments that end with ".o".  this is not
possible -- modprobe only takes the module name, not the 
file name.

  this will cause loading of any newly-built kernels to fail
to load the pcmcia modules.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. build a new kernel with pcmcia functionality
2. boot to new kernel

Actual Results:    pcmcia modules are not loaded

Expected Results:    pcmcia modules should load

Additional info:

  just get rid of the ".o" suffixes

Comment 1 Ivo Sarak 2003-04-07 16:30:07 UTC
Maybe that is why there is a bug:

Comment 2 Josiah Royse 2003-04-29 18:56:43 UTC
Here's where the directory that fools the /etc/init.d/pcmcia script comes from.

A quick fix: After you build a new kernel and reboot- type "rm -rf
/lib/modules/`uname -r`/pcmcia"  this directory is just full of symlinks.

# Backwards compatibilty symlinks for people still using old versions
# of pcmcia-cs with hard coded pathnames on insmod.  Remove
# _modinst_post_pcmcia for kernel 2.4.1.
.PHONY: _modinst_post_pcmcia
        cd $(MODLIB); \
        mkdir -p pcmcia; \
        find kernel -path '*/pcmcia/*' -name '*.o' | xargs -i -r ln -sf ../{} pcmcia

Comment 3 Miloslav Trmac 2004-02-10 17:25:47 UTC
*** Bug 112333 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 4 Josiah Royse 2004-02-10 17:36:11 UTC
This appears to be a duplicate of Bug 81282  -- which is closed.

Comment 5 Jaap Haitsma 2004-02-24 17:23:00 UTC
Latest update of kernel-pcmcia-cs-3.1.31-16 for Fedora core has the 3
".o"s removed. This bug can be closed

Comment 6 Alexandre Oliva 2004-06-22 12:49:59 UTC
pcmcia-cs-3.2.7-1.5 still has .o extensions in these lines:
                /sbin/insmod $PC/pcmcia_core.o $CORE_OPTS
                /sbin/insmod $PC/$PCIC.o $PCIC_OPTS
                /sbin/insmod $PC/ds.o

Comment 7 Bill Nottingham 2004-09-08 06:51:39 UTC
That's with insmod, which takes full pathnames.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 81282 ***

Comment 8 Bill Nottingham 2004-09-08 06:55:16 UTC
*** Bug 97751 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 9 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:52:29 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.