Description of problem:
The ethernet link state is reported as down, even though the link
is perfectly OK (works OK in WinXP). Thus, no network connectivity at
The network card is no-name, but the FEALNX driver used to work OK
with my previous Gentoo installation (both on kernels 2.4.25 and
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
An update has been released for Fedora Core 3 (kernel-2.6.12-1.1372_FC3) which
may contain a fix for your problem. Please update to this new kernel, and
report whether or not it fixes your problem.
If you have updated to Fedora Core 4 since this bug was opened, and the problem
still occurs with the latest updates for that release, please change the version
field of this bug to 'fc4'.
This bug has been automatically closed as part of a mass update.
It had been in NEEDINFO state since July 2005.
If this bug still exists in current errata kernels, please reopen this bug.
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