Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 206059
PXE DHCP boot not working for Aspire 3000 in rawhade and fc6-test3
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:33 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #206007 +++
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible: 100%
Steps to Reproduce:
I have a laptop in my office, an Aspire 3000
I try to boot it via the pixie helpdesk.
I select rawhide-i386
I get to the configure DHCP screen, with all the defaults selected:
Use dynamic IP configuraiton
Enable IPv4 support
Enable IPv6 support
It then begins the eth0 query and I get a garbage string on the screen.
The console Windows show DHCP 6 timeouts.
If I unselect DHCP 6 and use DHCP 4
The console Window shows DHCP 4 timeouts.
The same issues exists in FC6-test3
I confirmed that this procedure works with FC5 and the same hardware and network
-- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2006-09-11 11:02 EST --
Ethernet device is a sis900. It won't work via DHCP or static configuration.
Reassigning to kernel as a driver problem.
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release. Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
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Is this confirmed working correctly with RHEL5?
Yeah, I aas able to install this laptop multiple times using various recent