Bug#57701: Installation hangs when autodetecting ethernet
> At the configure device driver step I select the Intel EtherExpress Pro
> driver. I told it to autodetect. Although the message said this might
> hang up the system for a minute, it actually hung it for good. I still had
> use of other virtual terminals, but when I said ps in one of them, it hung
Someone mentioned this to me too -- this is a kernel problem. the driver in
the 2.2.14 kernel seems quite flakey. Maybe 2.2.15 will come up soon and we
can try that....
I've reassigned this bug to the kernel-image-2.2.14 package.
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