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Old 07-21-2003, 02:36 AM   #1
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DWL650 / Mdk9.1

I install DWL650 on PC with Mandrake9.1.
Card have solid light, it's recognize by PC.
But I don't have ifup-wi0, I've ifup-wireless.
I install package for iwconfig.

$ lsmod
Module Size Used by Not tainted
nls_cp850 4316 1 (autoclean)
vfat 11820 1 (autoclean)
fat 37944 0 (autoclean) [vfat]
prism2_cs 71152 0 (autoclean) (unused)
p80211 22156 0 (autoclean) [prism2_cs]
isofs 27988 1 (autoclean)
zlib_inflate 21156 0 (autoclean) [isofs]
nls_iso8859-15 4092 2 (autoclean)
udf 90464 0 (autoclean)
sg 34636 0 (autoclean) (unused)
st 29488 0 (autoclean) (unused)
sr_mod 16920 0 (autoclean) (unused)
sd_mod 13100 0 (autoclean) (unused)
scsi_mod 103284 4 (autoclean) [sg st sr_mod sd_mod]
ide-cd 33856 1 (autoclean)
cdrom 31648 0 (autoclean) [sr_mod ide-cd]
nfsd 74256 0 (autoclean)
orinoco_cs 5652 0 (unused)
orinoco 36972 0 [orinoco_cs]
hermes 7524 0 [orinoco_cs orinoco]
ds 8456 1 [prism2_cs orinoco_cs]
yenta_socket 13056 1
pcmcia_core 57184 0 [prism2_cs orinoco_cs ds yenta_socket]
af_packet 14952 0 (autoclean)
floppy 55132 2
supermount 15296 2 (autoclean)
usb-uhci 24652 0 (unused)
usbcore 72992 1 [usb-uhci]
rtc 8060 0 (autoclean)
ext3 59916 2
jbd 38972 2 [ext3]

$ card ident
socket 0 :
product info : "D", "Link DWL-650 11 Mbps WLAN cards", "Version 01.02", ""
manfid : 0x0156, 0x0002
function : 6 (network)

Vendeur : Ricoh Co Ltd
Identification BUS : 1180:475:4000:0
Position sur le bus : 0:11:0
Description : RL5c475
Module : yenta_socket
Classe Materiel : BRIDGE_CARDBUS

$ ifconfig
lo Lien encap:Boucle locale
inet adr: Masque:
RX packets:50 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:50 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 lg file transmission:0
RX bytes:3296 (3.2 Kb) TX bytes:3296 (3.2 Kb)

$ iwconfig
lo no wireless extensions

$ lspci -n
bash : no commande

$ dmesg
Linux version 2.4.21-0.13mdk ( (gcc version 3.2.2 (Mandrake Linux 9.1 3.2.2-3mdk)) #1 Fri Mar 14 15:08:06 EST 2003
BIOS-provided physical RAM map:
BIOS-e820: 0000000000000000 - 000000000009fc00 (usable)
BIOS-e820: 0000000000100000 - 0000000004000000 (usable)
BIOS-e820: 00000000fff80000 - 0000000100000000 (reserved)
64MB LOWMEM available.
ACPI: have wakeup address 0xc0001000
On node 0 totalpages: 16384
zone(0): 4096 pages.
zone(1): 12288 pages.
zone(2): 0 pages.
Kernel command line: BOOT_IMAGE=linux ro root=301 devfs=mount acpi=off
Local APIC disabled by BIOS -- reenabling.
Found and enabled local APIC!
Initializing CPU#0
Detected 179.630 MHz processor.
Console: colour VGA+ 80x25
Calibrating delay loop... 357.99 BogoMIPS
Memory: 61344k/65536k available (1410k kernel code, 3804k reserved, 1118k data, 136k init, 0k highmem)
Dentry cache hash table entries: 8192 (order: 4, 65536 bytes)
Inode cache hash table entries: 4096 (order: 3, 32768 bytes)
Mount cache hash table entries: 512 (order: 0, 4096 bytes)
Buffer-cache hash table entries: 4096 (order: 2, 16384 bytes)
Page-cache hash table entries: 16384 (order: 4, 65536 bytes)
CPU: L1 I cache: 8K, L1 D cache: 8K
CPU: L2 cache: 256K
Intel machine check architecture supported.
Intel machine check reporting enabled on CPU#0.
CPU: After generic, caps: 0000fbff 00000000 00000000 00000000
CPU: Common caps: 0000fbff 00000000 00000000 00000000
CPU: Intel Pentium Pro stepping 09
Checking 'hlt' instruction... OK.
POSIX conformance testing by UNIFIX
enabled ExtINT on CPU#0
ESR value before enabling vector: 00000000
ESR value after enabling vector: 00000000
Using local APIC timer interrupts.
calibrating APIC timer ...
..... CPU clock speed is 179.6242 MHz.
..... host bus clock speed is 59.8744 MHz.
cpu: 0, clocks: 598744, slice: 299372
mtrr: v1.40 (20010327) Richard Gooch (
mtrr: detected mtrr type: Intel
ACPI: Subsystem revision 20030122
ACPI: Disabled via command line (acpi=off)
PCI: PCI BIOS revision 2.10 entry at 0xfd9e1, last bus=0
PCI: Using configuration type 1
PCI: Probing PCI hardware
PCI: ACPI tables contain no PCI IRQ routing entries
PCI: Probing PCI hardware (bus 00)
Limiting direct PCI/PCI transfers.
Activating ISA DMA hang workarounds.
isapnp: Scanning for PnP cards...
isapnp: Card 'CS4236B Audio'
isapnp: 1 Plug & Play card detected total
Linux NET4.0 for Linux 2.4
Based upon Swansea University Computer Society NET3.039
Initializing RT netlink socket
apm: BIOS version 1.2 Flags 0x03 (Driver version 1.16)
Starting kswapd
VFS: Disk quotas vdquot_6.5.1
devfs: v1.12c (20020818) Richard Gooch (
devfs: boot_options: 0x1
pty: 256 Unix98 ptys configured
Serial driver version 5.05c (2001-07-08) with HUB-6 MANY_PORTS MULTIPORT SHARE_IRQ SERIAL_PCI ISAPNP enabled
ttyS00 at 0x03f8 (irq = 4) is a 16550A
ttyS01 at 0x02f8 (irq = 3) is a 16550A
RAMDISK driver initialized: 16 RAM disks of 32000K size 1024 blocksize
Uniform Multi-Platform E-IDE driver Revision: 7.00beta-2.4
ide: Assuming 33MHz system bus speed for PIO modes; override with idebus=xx
PIIX3: IDE controller at PCI slot 00:07.1
PIIX3: chipset revision 0
PIIX3: not 100% native mode: will probe irqs later
ide0: BM-DMA at 0xffa0-0xffa7, BIOS settings: hdaio, hdbio
ide1: BM-DMA at 0xffa8-0xffaf, BIOS settings: hdcio, hddio
hda: Maxtor 82560A4, ATA DISK drive
hdb: probing with STATUS(0x00) instead of ALTSTATUS(0x50)
hdb: probing with STATUS(0x00) instead of ALTSTATUS(0x50)
blk: queue c03cb420, I/O limit 4095Mb (mask 0xffffffff)
hdc: CRD-8240B, ATAPI CD/DVD-ROM drive
ide0 at 0x1f0-0x1f7,0x3f6 on irq 14
ide1 at 0x170-0x177,0x376 on irq 15
hda: host protected area => 1
hda: 5001728 sectors (2561 MB) w/256KiB Cache, CHS=620/128/63, DMA
Partition check:
/dev/ide/host0/bus0/target0/lun0: p1 p2 < p5 p6 >
md: md driver 0.90.0 MAX_MD_DEVS=256, MD_SB_DISKS=27
md: Autodetecting RAID arrays.
md: autorun ...
md: ... autorun DONE.
NET4: Linux TCP/IP 1.0 for NET4.0
IP Protocols: ICMP, UDP, TCP, IGMP
IP: routing cache hash table of 512 buckets, 4Kbytes
TCP: Hash tables configured (established 4096 bind 8192)
Linux IP multicast router 0.06 plus PIM-SM
NET4: Unix domain sockets 1.0/SMP for Linux NET4.0.
RAMDISK: Compressed image found at block 0
Freeing initrd memory: 108k freed
VFS: Mounted root (ext2 filesystem).
Mounted devfs on /dev
Journalled Block Device driver loaded
kjournald starting. Commit interval 5 seconds
EXT3-fs: mounted filesystem with ordered data mode.
Mounted devfs on /dev
Freeing unused kernel memory: 136k freed
Real Time Clock Driver v1.10e
usb.c: registered new driver usbdevfs
usb.c: registered new driver hub
usb-uhci.c: $Revision: 1.275 $ time 15:32:56 Mar 14 2003
usb-uhci.c: High bandwidth mode enabled
usb-uhci.c: USB UHCI at I/O 0xff80, IRQ 11
usb-uhci.c: Detected 2 ports
usb.c: new USB bus registered, assigned bus number 1
hub.c: USB hub found
hub.c: 2 ports detected
usb-uhci.c: v1.275:USB Universal Host Controller Interface driver
usbdevfs: remount parameter error
EXT3 FS 2.4-0.9.19, 19 August 2002 on ide0(3,1), internal journal
Adding Swap: 266072k swap-space (priority -1)
kjournald starting. Commit interval 5 seconds
EXT3 FS 2.4-0.9.19, 19 August 2002 on ide0(3,6), internal journal
EXT3-fs: mounted filesystem with ordered data mode.
inserting floppy driver for 2.4.21-0.13mdk
Floppy drive(s): fd0 is 1.44M
FDC 0 is a National Semiconductor PC87306
Linux Kernel Card Services Kernel Version
options: [pci] [cardbus] [pm]
PCI: Enabling device 00:11.0 (0000 -> 0002)
PCI: No IRQ known for interrupt pin A of device 00:11.0. Please try using pci=biosirq.
Yenta IRQ list 0000, PCI irq0
Socket status: 30000810
cs: IO port probe 0x0c00-0x0cff: clean.
cs: IO port probe 0x0100-0x04ff: excluding 0x290-0x297 0x378-0x37f 0x4d0-0x4d7
cs: IO port probe 0x0a00-0x0aff: clean.
cs: memory probe 0xa0000000-0xa0ffffff: clean.
hermes.c: 4 Jul 2002 David Gibson <>
orinoco.c 0.13a (David Gibson <> and others)
orinoco_cs.c 0.13a (David Gibson <> and others)
orinoco_cs: RequestIRQ: Resource in use
Installing knfsd (copyright (C) 1996
hdc: ATAPI 24X CD-ROM drive, 128kB Cache, DMA
Uniform CD-ROM driver Revision: 3.12
SCSI subsystem driver Revision: 1.00
udf: registering filesystem
cdrom: open failed.
end_request: I/O error, dev 02:00 (floppy), sector 0
end_request: I/O error, dev 02:00 (floppy), sector 0
UDF-fs DEBUG lowlevel.c:57:udf_get_last_session: XA disk: yes, vol_desc_start=12948
UDF-fs DEBUG super.c:1426:udf_read_super: Multi-session=12948
UDF-fs DEBUG super.c:415:udf_vrs: Starting at sector 12964 (2048 byte sectors)
UDF-fs DEBUG super.c:442:udf_vrs: ISO9660 Primary Volume Descriptor found
UDF-fs DEBUG super.c:445:udf_vrs: ISO9660 Supplementary Volume Descriptor found
UDF-fs DEBUG super.c:451:udf_vrs: ISO9660 Volume Descriptor Set Terminator found
UDF-fs: No VRS found
ISO 9660 Extensions: Microsoft Joliet Level 3
ISOFS: changing to secondary root

Have you an idea ? Thanks for your help.
Old 07-21-2003, 02:48 AM   #2
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Linux Kernel Card Services Kernel Version
options: [pci] [cardbus] [pm]
PCI: Enabling device 00:11.0 (0000 -> 0002)
PCI: No IRQ known for interrupt pin A of device 00:11.0. Please try using pci=biosirq.
Yenta IRQ list 0000, PCI irq0

I've with dmesg :

IRQ : Resource in use
Yenta irp0

what I do ? It's the problem ?
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