Bug 80342 - PCMCIA 3Com 589 not recognized
PCMCIA 3Com 589 not recognized
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2002-12-24 14:24 EST by Mike Sowka
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:49 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-01-22 00:07:49 EST
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Description Mike Sowka 2002-12-24 14:24:47 EST
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Description of problem:
The pcmcia 3c589_cs module was not recognized/loaded during an attempted NFS
insatll, or during the CD install that followed. Modprobing the module starts
the eth0 interface, but it seems that something has been broken in anaconda.

System Info:
Toshiba 4060XCDT laptop, 533 P3
3Com Megahertz 10Mbps (model: 3CCe589ET)

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Use boot image disk
2.Insert network driver disk or pcmcia add disk
3.... no drivers found msg

Additional info:
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2002-12-24 16:43:05 EST
16-bit PCMCIA support is not currently implemented in the installer.
Comment 2 Alexandre Oliva 2003-01-03 15:52:44 EST
Just for the record...  Same problem with a 3c574_cs card, also 16-bit PCMCIA.
Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2003-01-08 16:58:03 EST
16bit PCMCIA support is back in CVS and will be in the next beta.  Testing then
(even if it's just to see if you can get to stage2 and you don't install) would
be appreciated.
Comment 4 Alexandre Oliva 2003-01-22 00:07:49 EST
Confirmed fixed in phoebe2.

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