Bug 56903 - at boot initscripts is initializing the eepro ISA
Summary: at boot initscripts is initializing the eepro ISA
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: initscripts   
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Version: 7.2
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-11-29 20:15 UTC by acount closed by user
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:24 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-12-08 21:56:29 UTC
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Description acount closed by user 2001-11-29 20:15:17 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.78 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.9-13 i686)

Description of problem:
at boot initscripts is initializing the ISA eepro eth0 without to get the
values from  modules.conf
options eth0 io=0x300 irq=10
alias eth0 eepro

and the system put a warnnig:
eepro_init_module: Probe is very dangerous in ISA boards!
eepro_init_module: Please add "autodetect=1" to force probe
and the eth0 was not enabled

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot 
2. wait 
3. error

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-11-29 23:59:36 UTC
Change the 'options' line to:

options eepro <options go here>

Does that work better?

Comment 2 acount closed by user 2001-11-30 00:09:02 UTC
yes, now it is working ok.


Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2001-11-30 00:23:02 UTC
was that line written by the installer, neat, or something else?

Comment 4 acount closed by user 2001-12-08 21:56:23 UTC
me, by hand

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