Bug#605983: installation-report: PXE installation of HP Mini fails in partman step because network setup is lost
Joey Hess <email@example.com> writes:
> Ferenc Wagner wrote:
>> I've got access to Dell PE2650 machines with Tigon3 cards, which also
>> work without the TSO firmware. I could probably seize one for testing
>> if needed.
> I'd appreciate that. Ping me if you need a boot image for testing.
Looks like I was wrong, my Tigon doesn't even ask for the firmware file,
so hw-detect doesn't try to reload it. Sorry, I'm not in the position
to test your patch, after all. I was misguided by update-initramfs
warning me about "possibly missing firmware"...