Anish Patel wrote:
> Anyone have any luck installing the newly released RedHat 7.0.90
> (codenamed fisher) on an Inspiron 8000?
> I burned the .iso images and attempted an install, but my computer
> automatically powers down when RedHat is "searching for PC Cards..."
> I'd appreciate some pointers if anyone gets this to work.
Is 'fisher' based on 2.4.0 ?. If so I think it has major PCMCIA
problems. My Latidue C600 locks hard when I plug in a CF card under
2.4.0. Worked fine on plain RH 7.0.
Have you got any cards plugged in ?. If so, try it with them removed.
2.4.0 had a major 'hotplug' bug with USB that Im aware of, since
PCMCIA/CardBus is also a 'hotplug' bus, maybe it is affected as well.
Im abount to try 2.4.1 on the C600. (As soon as CVS finishes, its build
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