Re: IBM Thinkpad 560X
I decided to try the boot floppy set (2.2.5) as well and run into the
same problem: Couldn't configure the network. The file /sbin/cardmgr is
missing. Even fixing this (I did) I couldn't configure my Network card.
I will follow your suggestion and try the slink floppy set.
Nate Bargmann wrote:
> I tried the "frozen" boot floppy set (2.2.5) last weekend on a
> TP760ED and had no problems related to the laptop. The install
> itself had problems as it couldn't configure the network. So I
> decided to install the Slink base and do apt-get dist-upgrade
> from there. While on the FTP site I saw a new version of the
> Slink boot floppy set (2.1.12) dated 9 December 1999. I tried
> the rescue.bin image and it too worked flawlessly. So if you
> install Slink on a TP, I suggest the 2.1.12 (current) boot
> - Nate >>
> P.S. I am happily experiencing the unpredictabilities of "frozen
> potato." :)
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