I followed the steps in the link and I can mount the CF now, thanks for the help.

On 3/22/07, Chris Dollar <chris.dollar@gmail.com > wrote:
Actually these changes have been made to the default kernel config in
the latest buildroot.  Looks like Craig committed the fix as r1335.
If you're on a revision older than that then you'll need to follow the
steps in the post.

Chris

On 3/21/07, Rohit Chaudhri < rohit.chaudhri@gmail.com> wrote:
> A few other gumstix users (including me) have also run into this
> problem. Look at the archives for this discussion. The link below is
> about a recent discussion I had while I was figuring out these
> problems. There is an email from Chris Dollar who posted the original
> fix to this problem.Basically, you'll need to rebuild a new root
> filesystem that has some kernel options modified.
> http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_id=31855997&forum_id=38940
>
> BTW can these kernel changes be made directly to the kernel config in
> the repository? That would be helpful because several people run into
> this problem.
>
> hope this helps. Your CF card will work eventually, it is just a
> matter of getting the build right.
>
> On 3/21/07, David Fonseca <dfnsca@gmail.com> wrote:
> > I need some help in mounting my 2gb compact flash card.
> >
> > when I type the following I get:
> > # pccardctl insert
> >
> > pccard: PCMCIA card inserted into slot 0
> >
> > pcmcia: registering new device pcmcia0.0
> >
> > pata_pcmcia 0.0: coherent DMA mask is unset
> >
> > pata_pcmcia: probe of 0.0 failed with error -12
> >
> > I am simply trying to mount my card in order to read and write from it. I
> > have tryed:
> > # mount -t vfat /dev/hda1 /mnt/cf
> > but I get the following error:
> >
> > mount: Mounting /dev/hda1 on /mnt/cf failed: No such file or directory
> >
> > How am I able to mount the cf card?
> >
> > -------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > Take Surveys. Earn Cash. Influence the Future of IT
> > Join SourceForge.net's Techsay panel and you'll get the chance to share your
> > opinions on IT & business topics through brief surveys-and earn cash
> > http://www.techsay.com/default.php?page=join.php&p=sourceforge&CID=DEVDEV
> > _______________________________________________
> > gumstix-users mailing list
> > gumstix-users@lists.sourceforge.net
> > https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/gumstix-users
> >
> >
>
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Take Surveys. Earn Cash. Influence the Future of IT
> Join SourceForge.net's Techsay panel and you'll get the chance to share your
> opinions on IT & business topics through brief surveys-and earn cash
> http://www.techsay.com/default.php?page=join.php&p=sourceforge&CID=DEVDEV
> _______________________________________________
> gumstix-users mailing list
> gumstix-users@lists.sourceforge.net
> https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/gumstix-users
>

-------------------------------------------------------------------------
Take Surveys. Earn Cash. Influence the Future of IT
Join SourceForge.net 's Techsay panel and you'll get the chance to share your
opinions on IT & business topics through brief surveys-and earn cash
http://www.techsay.com/default.php?page=join.php&p=sourceforge&CID=DEVDEV
_______________________________________________
gumstix-users mailing list
gumstix-users@lists.sourceforge.net
https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/gumstix-users