*****SPAM***** Re: Novell & Open Source

Kenneth Burgener kenneth at uvlug.org
Mon Feb 21 21:15:05 MST 2005

Charles Curley wrote:
> I tried burning the installation CD-ROM, and then the NFS
> installation.
> I was utterly croggled that the boot code did not pick up my
> NIC. Fedora Core and Red Hat have never failed to pick it up. At least
> SuSE had a manual mode, but you actually have to know what kind of NIC
> you have. :-)

The normal mode (install from CD/DVD) would have picked up your NIC card 
fine.  The FTP/HTTP/NFS installs are all considered manual mode 
installation, and the manual mode install leaves it all up to you to 
figure out.

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