Bug 81884

Summary: e1000.o module will not load of kickstart floppy
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Ray Parish <rparish>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Michael Fulbright <msf>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: Mike McLean <mikem>
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Description Ray Parish 2003-01-14 21:06:01 UTC
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Description of problem:
I rebuilt the modules.cgz file and included the e1000.o driver
When booting off the kickstart floppy, I am presented with a list of network
drivers. I choose the Interl Pro/1000 Driver and I get:

undefined symbols on tty3

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.follow http://acd.ucar.edu/~fredrick/linux/e1000

Actual Results:  undefined symbols

Expected Results:  e1000 module to load

Additional info:

How does one go about getting e1000 driver support for kickstart installations?

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-01-15 05:12:08 UTC
If you get unresolved symbols, you didn't rebuild the driver against the same

Comment 2 Ray Parish 2003-01-15 14:36:01 UTC
Can you please tell me how to get the BOOT kernel source?
I installed the kernel-2.4.8-3BOOT, and booted to it. I have the
kernel-source-2.4.8-3, which i compiled the module against.

Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2003-01-22 06:04:57 UTC
Please see the driver disk development kit at http://people.redhat.com/~dledford/