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Old 01-17-2006, 10:38 PM   #1
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Do I have to reinstall after changing hardware?


I'm going to be upgrading the motherboard and processor on my current Debian server. I was just wondering if I would have to reinstall Debian, or if it would recognize the hardware changes and download the drivers it needs for it to work with the new hardware? Thanks in advance!
 
Old 01-17-2006, 11:15 PM   #2
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hi,
i dont think you need to reinstall linux as kudzu may detect your hardware changes and reinstall required drivers provided it should find them in its database otherwise provide him external path of drivers
 
Old 01-18-2006, 12:40 PM   #3
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Ok, thank you, that's all I was wondering.
 
  


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