network device detection with FC2

Janina Sajka janina at
Fri Oct 22 12:20:15 EDT 2004

Well, the Red Hat installation documentation, which we do reference from
the Speakup Modified installation HOWTO, does detail how to handle
circumstances when hardware is not auto-detected correctly.

Of course, that's not a guarantee of success, but I did want to note the
documentation on this issue for the sake of completeness.

Cheryl Homiak writes:
> Yeah, I did know that, because when I had installed on my laptop a few 
> months ago, my nic card was detected and I got the networking screen. 
> That's why I realized what was wrong when I didn't get the networking 
> screen on my desktop. In some dists, you're still given a question or 
> screen re: configuring the network even if your card isn't detected. But 
> again, not a huge problem if you realize that's what's happening.
> -- 
> Cheryl
> "Where your treasure is, there will your heart be also."
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