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Old 06-01-2005, 02:30 AM   #1
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Redhat 7.2 PxeBoot network card compatibility ?

Redhat 7.2 PxeBoot network card compatibility ?

Have you idea to network card compatible in native mode with Redhat 7.2 (kernel
and PxeBoot ??

Old 06-02-2005, 05:17 PM   #2
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PXE is a hardware standard, so you'll just need a card that supports it and has drivers included in the RH 7.2 kernel.

Intel and 3Com have been selling cards with PXE support for a long time, and you can check the Red Hat HCL for specific models that Red Hat 7.2 (Enterprise 2.1) supports.
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Lightbulb RedHat 7.2 Broadcom

Hi, thanks for your help, but i have an another solution.

I have compiled driver BCM5700-xxx.rpm with kernel 2.4.10BOOTxxxx.rpm after install with rpm -ivh and
i have make driver bcm5700.o with rpm -bb xxxx, etc..
ModProbe has ok with the driver and the network card work fine.

BCM = Broadcom ->,


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