Bug#598119: Same behaviour with actual squeeze installer
> you seem to have 2 network cards.
> One wifi (Intel IPW2200) and a wired network card (Tigon3 [partno(BCM95788A50)
> rev 3003]).
I want to install Debian with help of the wired network card.
> The installer also suports loading external firmware you can see the
> instructions on the manual (http://d-
The network card works at the beginning of the installation:
The autmatic network setup works:
There was an ip-address received via DHCP.
But, after partitioning the hard-disk, eth0 is down.
> Isn't debian installer great? :)
Yes, that's right.
Thanks for the great work.
> Closing this bug as Debian don't distribute non-free software and already
> provides the capability to load firmware.
> Personnal note: as a customer feel free to choose hardware supported with free
> software and express your feelings on closed source firmware to the
> manufacturer of your equipments/devices.
Thanks for the hint.
This Notebook was manufactured 2004.
At this time, i have started with Linux.
2004, i had no experience with firmware and other closed-source software