Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 80484
phoebe installer does not recognize a 3com pcmcia card
Last modified: 2008-01-17 12:49:42 EST
Description of problem:
Attempting to do an HTTP install on a laptop. Until psyche/gingin, the
installer was capable of automatically detecting and initializing the 3com
pcmcia network card.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Boot the laptop using bootdisk.img
Select HTTP install
When prompted for a driver disk, insert pcmciadd.img
anaconda reads the driver disk, claims that it cannot automatically install a
driver, gives option for a manual install.
psyche/gingin used 3c589_cs driver. Manually selecting the 3c589_cs driver in
installer does not work, anaconda still can't install the driver.
Created attachment 88932 [details]
Created attachment 88933 [details]
lsmod output in gingin.
Created attachment 88934 [details]
dmesg output of the existing gingin boot
16-bit PCMCIA support is not currently in the installer.
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
I'm going through Bugzilla closing some bugs that have been marked as Modified
for some period of time. I believe that most of these issues have been fixed,
so I'm resolving these bugs as Rawhide. If the bug you are seeing still exists,
please reopen this report and mark it as Reopened.