Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 341
bug in ftp upgrade
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:48 EDT
Please forgive me if this is not the place to report this:
I reach an infinite loop while attempting to upgrade through
I follow the install procedure up until i click/select
>(require PCMCIA support?)->yes
>(have SCSI device?) -> no
After that it asks for which module to load after briefly
saying "module not found". I do not know exactly what it's
looking for but it presents a list starting with:
and so on.
No matter what I select, I get to another screen asking
to autodetect parameters or entering them in manually. From
there a new screen/window says it is not found and I am
taken back to the previous menu with the driver listing.
There is no way of breaking out of this loop or getting past
it, regardless of which driver I select (and I tried all of
I was installing from Redhat 5.1 with a 2.0.35 kernel on a
Toshiba Satellite Pro 480CDT notebook. I did not encounter
this problem when upgrading from 5.0 to 5.1 through FTP.
The installer is looking for your network card in order to perform
the FTP install and not finding it. Do you have a network card
installed in the system? If not, you might want to consider using an
alternate install method.