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Bug 8306

Summary: Driver Disk on text install
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Stephen John Smoogen <smooge>
Component: installerAssignee: Jay Turner <jturner>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: 6.2CC: srevivo
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Description Stephen John Smoogen 2000-01-09 04:22:49 UTC
Am trying to install RH Linux on a minimal system:

486 DX66
16 megs of Ram
AHA 1540 SCSI
  100 meg scsi ID 0
  800 meg scsi ID 3
Soundblaster 2x Cdrom (Panasonic)
3c509B

Driver disk is first screen that comes up on text install without
explanation of why it is there or what to do.

Better text suggestion:

Welcome to Red Hat Linux. If your hardware vendor has supplied you with a
Linux driver disk for specific hardware, please insert now. Otherwise hit
cancel.

Comment 1 Jay Turner 2000-02-04 19:36:59 UTC
Putting on list for Winston release.

Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2000-04-14 16:26:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 6476 ***

Comment 3 openshift-github-bot 2018-03-26 20:26:17 UTC
Commits pushed to master at https://github.com/openshift/openshift-docs

https://github.com/openshift/openshift-docs/commit/d933ab161587bc9530e88352fc0ad5047fa9b095
Issue 8306, updated masters recommendations

https://github.com/openshift/openshift-docs/commit/fbf2180d8e22e2dac3bc078dc79a43d891cb98c1
Merge pull request #8331 from ahardin-rh/issue-8306

Issue 8306, updated masters recommendations