Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 78451
SMC2632w Wireless PCMCIA
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:48:39 EDT
Description of Problem:
GOAL- Install SMC 2632 Wireless PCMCIA card.
STEP1- Obtained Linux version 2 drivers from the SMC Website
STEP2- Installed RedHat 7.3 (seeing how the driver doesn't work on 8 yet)
STEP3- Installed driver by launching setup.sh
STEP4- Went to Network Configuration and tried to add ethernet adapter (when
clicking on Add will produce the bugzilla error report which can be located at
the end of this message.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):2
How Reproducible:Very Easy
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Please see above
Actual Results:bugzilla report
Traceback (innermost last):
File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 1402, in ?
File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/gtk.py", line 2676, in mainloop
File "/usr/lib/python1.5/site-packages/libglade.py", line 28, in __call__
ret = apply(self.func, a)
File "/usr/sbin/neat", line 473, in on_deviceAddButton_clicked
interface = NewInterfaceDialog()
line 82, in __init__
iface = iface_creator (self.toplevel, do_save = None, druid = self.druid)
line 101, in __init__
self.hwDruid = ethernetHardware(self.toplevel)
line 64, in __init__
line 118, in setup
Local variables in innermost frame:
modInfo: <netconfpkg.Conf.ConfModInfo instance at 84d0ac8>
list: ['RealTek RTL8129', 'Raytheon Raylink/WebGear/Aviator PCMCIA wireless',
'SMC Ultra32 EISA', 'DEC 21*40 and clones', 'Lucent Orinoco/Melco PCMCIA
wireless (alternate)', 'SMC 91c92 series PCMCIA', 'Aironet 4500 PCI-ISA-i365
wireless', 'Intel EtherExpress/1000', 'PCI NE2000 clones', 'MiCom-Interlan
NI5010', '3Com 3c515 Corkscrew', 'SMC 83c170 EPIC/100', 'NI5210 ethernet',
'AT1500, HP J2405A, most NE2100/clone', 'MyriCOM MyriNET SBUS', '3Com
EtherLink16', 'AT&T/Lucent/Hitachi ISA WaveLAN', 'SiS 900/7016CI', 'Cabletron
E2100', 'NE1000, NE2000, and compatible', 'Intel EtherExpress Pro 100B',
'Allied Telesis AT1700', 'Greenwigh GIrBIL IrDA', 'Older DEC 21040, most
21*40', 'NSC IrDA', 'Sun Quad', 'ICL EtherTeam 16i/32 EISA', '3Com
3c590/3c595/3c90x/3cx980', '3Com 3c589 series PCMCIA', 'Sun BigMac',
'ThunderLAN', '3Com 3c574 series PCMCIA', 'Ansel Communications Model 3200',
'Aironet 4500 PCMCIA wireless', 'Xircom CBE-100 CardBus', 'General Instruments
self: <netconfpkg.gui.EthernetHardwareDruid.ethernetHardware instance at
Red Hat apologizes that these issues have not been resolved yet. We do want to
make sure that no important bugs slip through the cracks.
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Closing as CANTFIX.