Bug#580265: Failed netinst
reassign 580265 linux-2.6 2.6.32-9
On Tuesday 04 May 2010, Gmail Notifier wrote:
> 00:19.0 Ethernet controller : Intel Corporation 82578DC Gigabit
> Network Connection [8086:10f0] (rev 06)
> Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device [8086:0037]
> Kernel driver in use: e1000e
> Did not find my e1000e network interface, even after selecting it
> explicitly from the list. After installing without using a net
> connection, a simple "modprobe e1000e" and "dhclient" made the net
> connection work. The following were added automaticly to /etc/modules
> by the installation:
> But booting with these in /etc/modules did not make the network
> interface work. Had to do "modprobe e1000e" manually after each boot.
This sounds like a kernel issue. Reassigning to the kernel team.