Bug 106649 - kudzu and realtek network card
Summary: kudzu and realtek network card
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kudzu (Show other bugs)
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2003-10-09 03:06 UTC by Eugene Kanter
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:39 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2004-04-02 22:53:49 UTC
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
lspci -vn output (2.06 KB, text/plain)
2003-10-09 03:07 UTC, Eugene Kanter
no flags Details
kudzu -p output (3.93 KB, text/plain)
2003-10-09 03:08 UTC, Eugene Kanter
no flags Details
hwconf captured in single user mode (4.04 KB, text/plain)
2003-10-09 03:20 UTC, Eugene Kanter
no flags Details

Description Eugene Kanter 2003-10-09 03:06:43 UTC
Description of problem:

> I got exactly the same kudzu problems in fresh Fedora Core. All reboots
> after first kudzu prompts me if I want to remove realtek 8139 and then
> add exactly the same device. If I do not ignore and let it add/remove
> there is no network and questions will still show up next reboot.

OK, please file a bug, attach lspci output, /etc/sysconfig/hwconf
when booted in single user mode, and the output of kudzu -p once
the system is booted.


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Comment 1 Eugene Kanter 2003-10-09 03:07:29 UTC
Created attachment 95045 [details]
lspci -vn output

Comment 2 Eugene Kanter 2003-10-09 03:08:55 UTC
Created attachment 95046 [details]
kudzu -p output

Comment 3 Eugene Kanter 2003-10-09 03:20:33 UTC
Created attachment 95047 [details]
hwconf captured in single user mode

Comment 4 Eugene Kanter 2003-10-16 01:00:00 UTC
Same in fedora core 2 fresh install.

Comment 5 Erno Härkönen 2003-10-22 18:37:29 UTC
Anaconda tries to configure network cards with kudzu at post installation, but
fails because network interface is active at that time. I had similiar situation
with my 8139 network card.

See comments #11, #12 and #13 from the bug:

Comment 6 Bill Nottingham 2004-02-04 06:36:44 UTC
Please try the kudzu- packages at:

These may resolve some of your issues.

Comment 7 Bill Nottingham 2004-02-04 06:38:00 UTC
Please try the kudzu- packages at:

These may resolve some of your issues.

Comment 8 Michael K. Ellis 2004-03-31 01:11:32 UTC
Behavior is present in RHEL 3 as well. (And no updated kudzu package

Comment 9 Eugene Kanter 2004-04-02 21:15:12 UTC
frsh install FC2 test1 and updates from rawhide up to test2 seems to
be fine.

Comment 10 Bill Nottingham 2004-04-02 22:53:49 UTC
Marking resolved in rawhide.

Michael Ellis - an updated kudzu package for RHEL 3 is in the U2 beta

Comment 11 Michael K. Ellis 2004-04-08 03:49:41 UTC
Is there a date (or good estimate) for when RHEL3 U2 will officially
be released?  We're going to redo our PXE-based installs, and if U2
will fix the problem and is out soon, we'll just wait for that rather
than redoing based on U1.

Comment 12 Bill Nottingham 2004-04-08 04:12:48 UTC
I don't have the date off the top of my head, but there are beta
packages and ISOs in RHN now that you can check.

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