Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 151445
No IP4 network dhcp nforce3 and 3c59x
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:02 EST
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Description of problem:
the computer is an x86_64 with NFORCE3 chipset. There is a network card on the motherboard, and I also have a 3Com network card installed.
After the installation, I do not have network connection. I cannot run any network configuration software from the desktop (they just don't start). And /sbin/ifconfig gives only IPv6 address (I don't know why, and if it is correct etc.). But I don't get any IP4 address to either of the cards.
I have tried using dhcp with both cards (one at a time) + I also tried the NFORCE card with the current drivers from NVIDIA.
I will attach dmesg and lsmod with the bug report. I'll be happy to provide more info, if needed.
I have also tried to install differet setups. Like standard desktop settings + workstation with some additional software etc.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install the system
2.startup after installation
Actual Results: I don't have any network access, and no access to network tools that would help. Also tries system-config-network, fatal python error, could not import gnomevfs. Aborted.
Expected Results: Network up and running.
Created attachment 112114 [details]
lsmod >> lsmod.txt
My lsmod output
Created attachment 112115 [details]
dmesg | grep eth
If needed, I can also include more of the boot messages etc.
I don't know, but can be related to the same issue?
I've filled a bug but like you no response!
Mass update of -test bugs to update version to fc4.
(Please retest on final release, and report results if you have not already done
Mass update to all FC4 bugs:
An update has been released (2.6.13-1.1526_FC4) which rebases to a new upstream
kernel (126.96.36.199). As there were ~3500 changes upstream between this and the
previous kernel, it's possible your bug has been fixed already.
Please retest with this update, and update this bug if necessary.
2.6.14-1.1637_FC4 has been released as an update for FC4.
Please retest with this update, as a large amount of code has been changed in
this release, which may have fixed your problem.
Closed due to lack of response. Please reopen when the requested information