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Bug 83668 - (IDE IDE_CS)ide-cs: sony vaio pcmcia cdrom (PCGA-CD51/A) not working
Summary: (IDE IDE_CS)ide-cs: sony vaio pcmcia cdrom (PCGA-CD51/A) not working
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
Blocks: 79578 CambridgeBlocker
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-06 23:04 UTC by Mike McLean
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:02 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-09-30 15:40:30 UTC

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Description Mike McLean 2003-02-06 23:04:28 UTC
* -re0203.nightly  (everything install)

I'm having this problem in the installed system.  

When I insert the drive, I see the following in /var/log/messages:
Feb  6 22:47:38 test156 cardmgr[3869]: socket 1: Ninja ATA
Feb  6 22:47:38 test156 cardmgr[3869]: executing: 'modprobe ide-cs'
Feb  6 22:47:38 test156 kernel: ide-cs: GetNextTuple: No more items
Feb  6 22:47:39 test156 cardmgr[3869]: get dev info on socket 1 failed: Resource
temporarily unavailable

cardctl ident says:
Socket 0:
  no product info available
Socket 1:
  product info: " ", "NinjaATA-", "V1.0", "AP00 "

Comment 1 Mike McLean 2003-02-06 23:56:48 UTC
I have an older pcmcia cdrom that works in the installed environment, but gets
the GetNextTuple error in the installer.

Comment 2 Brian Brock 2003-08-25 20:25:46 UTC
I can verify this behavior post-installation with a PCGA-CD51 attached to an
older Dell.

Possible duplicate of bug #80584

Comment 3 max 2003-09-14 05:26:26 UTC
I can also verify this behavior with a Sony PCGA-DVD51.

kernel 2.4.20-20.9

Comment 4 Bill Nottingham 2003-10-21 20:07:41 UTC
Can you test this on a current tree, test3 or later?

Comment 5 Max Kanat-Alexander 2003-10-29 22:11:46 UTC
Is this possibly related to bug 99473?


Comment 6 Bugzilla owner 2004-09-30 15:40:30 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
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