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Re: Hardware detection program

At 05:30 PM 2000-01-17 +0100, Roland Bauerschmidt wrote:

>I think it would be good to have a hardware detecting programm for Debian
>and I would also write that, based on debconf in perl. We would need a
>database with cards and vendors and which card depends on which modules. But
>I think we would have quite a lot of database entries if most of the people
>trying that program, send me a scan of the PCI bus and say for which card
>they use which modules. I had this implemented for ISDN-cards already
>and it worked in nearly all cases fine.

You can check the work made in kudzu (RedHat hardware detection program), or
lothar (mandrake's one)

Ugo Enrico Albarello López de Mesa
A proud Debian GNU/Linux 2.1 User.

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