Bug 149978 - broadcom gigabit not initialized properly, yet works in rescue CD
Summary: broadcom gigabit not initialized properly, yet works in rescue CD
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 149977
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: 3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Mike McLean
URL: http://www.astro.umd.edu/~teuben/linu...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-03-01 04:09 UTC by teuben
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-03-01 16:44:46 UTC

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Description teuben 2005-03-01 04:09:38 UTC
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

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

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

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Actual results:

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Additional info:
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 16:44:46 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 149977 ***

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