Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 54717
Redhat 7.2 Enterprise does not properly detect the default Ethernet driver (should be the eepro100) during the installation.
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:37:38 EDT
PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: Redhat 7.2 Enterprise does not properly detect the
default Ethernet driver during the installation. The default driver
should be the eepro100, however it is using the Camino2 driver.
SUGGESTED PRIORITY: 4
SERVERS LOOKED AT: ML350 G2, DL380 G2
IS PROBLEM REPRODUCIBLE: yes
STEPS TO CREATE THE PROBLEM:
1. Begin an installation of Redhat 7.2 Enterprise QA 1009
2. After the packages have been install and you reboot the system, the
server will detect "new hardware" and enter the hardware discovery utility.
3. It asks the user if they would like to remove the following
a. 82820 820 (Camino 2) Chipset Ethernet.
4. Then it will configuration the driver that should have been the
a. 82557 (eepro100 driver)
Note: This issue does not seem to affect the functionality of the network
driver, but it should have properly detected the default driver during the
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 54504 ***