[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: Fwd: suggestion
I can't answer the modem part and I haven't got networking set up yet but I have an NE-2000 compatible NIC on my one
machine and I know that it is autodetected in the boot process, without setting IO and IRQ.
Roger Dingledine wrote:
> 2) it seems there is a bug in Red Hat's network card dedection program , I am using currently Debian and have no
> problems in dedecting NE-2000 compatible but Red Hat can't dedect these cards, not in autodedect and not if you
> set IO and IRQ.
> People are scared away when they try to install and use linux, but the problem start already at this point.
I agree, the install has to be clean and error free, to the greatest extent possible.
tel;work:(613) 727-4723 ext. 5799
org:Algonquin ITS;IVR Project
adr;quoted-printable:;;Algonquin College=0D=0A1385 Woodroffe Avenue;Nepean;ON;K2G 1V8;Canada