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Bug 5487 - 6.1 installation & pcmcia
Summary: 6.1 installation & pcmcia
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer
Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lawrence
QA Contact:
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Reported: 1999-10-04 14:04 UTC by gerald
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-12-15 15:44:30 UTC

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Description gerald 1999-10-04 14:04:50 UTC
Installing RH 6.1 using a pcmcia ethernet card seems
not possible!?

There is a pcmcia disc present but the installer never
asks for it. Insted it asks for the network driver to

Comment 1 David Lawrence 1999-12-15 15:44:59 UTC
The new installer uses the pcmcia.img as the boot disk. You need to create a
disk using that image and boot directly from it. In 6.0 you used the bootnet.img
to boot and then it would ask for the pcmcia.img disk but that has changed for

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