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Bug 5052 - pcmcia installer doesn't allow network install
Summary: pcmcia installer doesn't allow network install
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: installer
Version: 1.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Brock Organ
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1999-09-10 19:12 UTC by Eric Fierke
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2000-06-28 18:17:33 UTC

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Description Eric Fierke 1999-09-10 19:12:28 UTC
installer only gives the option of hard drive or cdrom
install on known good laptops with known good NICs/PCMCIA
controllers.  details listed below.  Nic is a linksys EC2T
and works for 6.0 installer (6.0.4, to be precise)

<30>Sep 10 13:52:38 cardmgr[14]: socket 0: NE2000 Compatible

<30>Sep 10 13:52:38 cardmgr[14]: executing: 'modprobe

<30>Sep 10 13:52:38 cardmgr[14]: executing: 'modprobe


* Flags are 0x2
* in startPcmcia()
* pcmcia probe returned: |PCI bridge probe: TI 1450 found, 2
* need to load i82365
* going to insmod pcmcia_core.o
* going to insmod i82365.o
* going to insmod ds.o
* cardmgr running as pid 14
* probing buses
* finished bus probing
* found nothing

Comment 1 Brock Organ 2000-06-13 16:39:11 UTC
is this problem still present using 6.2?

Comment 2 Brock Organ 2000-06-28 18:17:32 UTC
this should be fixed in 6.2 (tested w/different pcmcia nic) ... please reopen if
it is still a problem ... thanks for your report!

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