Re: Ali/Uli 5289 sata controller
On Sun, Mar 05, 2006 at 05:14:48PM -0700, Matt Funk wrote:
> i was wondering whether anyone can give me a hint on how to install debian
> sarge on a machine that has a uli 5289 sata controller. The problem is that
> the images i downloaded do not detect this controller and therefore have no
> installation medium.
Have a look at http://wiki.debian.org/DebianInstaller/SataAtapiHowto
and please report your milage.
> I tried several different options like the daily builds,
> but nothing really worked. Another problem is that my ethernet controller is
> not detected eihter, so i can't really use the netinst image.
> has anybody run into this problem?
Avoid the problem by asking your vendor
if you get your money back, when the computer doesn't run with GNU/Linux
You are welcome