Bug 458291 - please include a working realtek network drivers
please include a working realtek network drivers
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Kernel Manager
Martin Jenner
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Reported: 2008-08-07 10:31 EDT by Levente Farkas
Modified: 2008-08-12 08:34 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-08-12 08:34:37 EDT
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Description Levente Farkas 2008-08-07 10:31:04 EDT
unfortunately the realtek network adapters which included on most intel motherboard are not working with the rhel-5.2's kernel. see more info at:
please include these two driver in the rhel kernel they haven't any problems and at least working while the rtl8139 shipped with rhel-5.2 are not (at least in many of our case, even if it's better then the rhel-5.1 version).
Comment 1 Prarit Bhargava 2008-08-12 08:34:37 EDT
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