Bug 149977 - broadcom gigabit not initialized properly, yet works in rescue CD
broadcom gigabit not initialized properly, yet works in rescue CD
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 149682
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
: 149978 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2005-02-28 23:08 EST by teuben
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-03-01 13:52:26 EST
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Description teuben 2005-02-28 23:08:32 EST
Description of problem:
the broadcom gigabit network card (BCM5705M) on a dell X300 laptop
(latitude) was not detected properly, or not initialized. It uses the tg3
driver. However, when booting with the FC3 rescue cd, it works just

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How reproducible:
sorry, didn't really try to re-install the OS :-)

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i'll keep my info on the URL, but the problem was "solved" by 
downloading a broadcom driver from the company's website
and tinkering a bit with it. Fairly straightforward.
Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2005-03-01 11:44:59 EST
*** Bug 149978 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2005-03-01 13:52:26 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 149682 ***

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