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Old 09-13-2005, 02:21 PM   #1
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Linux Fedora FC4 on Dell Dimension 5100


I just bought a Dell Dimension 5100 with a P4 3Ghz. I did not go with anything fancy/expensive so I chose to use the standard chipsets on the motherboard as sound card, Ethernet and graphics accelerator.

FC4 does not recognise these devices, so I end up on a brand new machine with no Ethernet and no sound :-(

In GNOME I tried to install several drivers from Intel but none works. I also researched on the web but could not find any help on finding the right driver for the Ethernet interface on the motherboard, except on a page about a Siemens PC with a similar motherboard and for which selecting the "Broadcom Tigon" works. But it does not work on the Dell Dimension 5100.

I spend a day already and I feel really stuck.

Can anyone help please?
 
Old 09-13-2005, 06:11 PM   #2
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motherboard: Intel 945P chipset.
ethernet: Integrated Intel Pro 10/100 BroadCom LAN adaptor.
audio: Realtek's ALC882 codec with 7.1 channel.
video: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950.
sata: Intel ICH-7R Southbridge controller.
 
Old 09-24-2005, 10:32 AM   #3
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I've got the same problem. And there's more than 2 weeks already that I can not find drivers for the integrated video.
 
Old 10-06-2005, 10:22 AM   #4
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Where can I get the Linux drivers for the soundcard on the i945G chipset ?
 
Old 11-03-2005, 03:42 AM   #5
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Hello

Well I have the same problem with FC4, and I already didnt solve it, please read the following link, may be you could make this device work.

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...hreadid=378313

Let me know if it helps.

Regards

ArturoD
 
  


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