[CentOS-docs] Re: rpm for r8168
wolfy at nobugconsulting.ro
Fri Feb 8 23:11:19 UTC 2008
On 02/06/2008 05:06 PM, Manuel Wolfshant wrote:
> I've just been hit by one of the chipsets described at
> http://wiki.centos.org/HardwareList/RealTekRTL8111b. Because
> a) it does not work with the stock driver included in Centos 5.1 and
> b) I am very lazy and I do not like manually compiling modules each
> time a new kernel is installed (not to mention that I never forget
> anything, except for the important things which always go under the
> radar unnoticed)
> I ripped the r1000 rpm from rpmforge and created a dkms based rpm for
> the r8168 driver.
> Since others might find a use for it too, I have uploaded the rpm
> (and it's corresponding source) at
> http://wolfy.fedorapeople.org/dkms-r8168/. I am also thinking of
> linking to it from the above mentioned wiki page. What do you think ?
So, any objections to editing
http://wiki.centos.org/HardwareList/RealTekRTL8111b and adding a
reference to my package ? Or maybe substitute suggestions / corrections
to my proposal ... ?
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