Re: DHCP failure during install
At Thu, 1 Apr 2004 17:12:02 -0500,
Joey Hess wrote:
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> * Kenshi Muto
> - modprobe in busybox won't load af_packet. This causes DHCP
> configuration fail.
> This can be avoid by running modprobe without '/sbin/'.
> But I don't understand this fix, as modprobe is in /sbin/ anyway. Also, I
> can't reproduce the problem with the current unfixed version of netcfg, it
> loads af_packet just fine. Kenshi?
I'm sorry I forgot to report to debian-boot (why am I so busy...?).
But I reproduced this problem on my environment, i386 VMware 4+yesterday
sid snapshot CD image.
I saw 'DHCP fail' message at install stage, and tried to find what's
I tried to run '/sbin/modprobe af_packet' and got 'Error inserting
Unknown symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)'.
I was very wondering what was this, but when I tried to run 'modprobe
af_packet', problem was gone.
I don't know why this problem is happen (in busybox?), but at least
removing '/sbin/' solves this. I've already checked fixed netcfg