Re: Please help with my network card
On Sat, 21 Jun 2003 18:00:34 +0200
"Bob Alexander" <email@example.com> wrote:
> Dear Friends,
> I am trying to get Sarge installed on my brand new Thinkpad T40.
> This little gem has an "Intel(r) Pro/1000 MT Mobile Connection" Gigabit
> Ethernet card on board.
> I am not able to get this working and am therefore stuck since Sarge
> netinst CD works but has no network and Sarge full ISO CD (made with Jigdo
> yesterday) does not seem to be working ocrrectly at all (does not find
> libc6-udeb or similar despite the CD checking correctly).
One way to do this would be to install the Woody base system only and
dist-upgrade it to Sarge, then install the rest of the stuff you need from
If you type "linux bf24" at the boot prompt your base installation will have
the 2.4.18 kernel.
I've installed several times that way.