[CentOS] Re: install 5.2 on new dv7z hp laptop

MHR mhullrich at gmail.com
Tue Oct 28 17:40:43 UTC 2008

On Tue, Oct 28, 2008 at 8:52 AM, Jerry Geis <geisj at pagestation.com> wrote:
> Jerry Geis wrote:
>> I am trying to install 5.2 on a new dv7z hp laptop.
>> I use "linux noapic nolapic iommu=off " and I get a kernel dump on
>> rtl8169.
>> I dont need the network to install? how do I ignore the rtl8169 to
>> install.
>> I tried noprobe and then it doesnt recognize my SATA HD controller and I
>> dont
>> know yet which driver to select as I cant do an lspci to see???
>> THanks,
>> Jerry
> I did the noprobe again and selected the driver ahci and I am installing at
> this point.
> Dont know what will happen with rtl1839 network after install is done???
> Jerry

Jerry, you're going to have to stop talking to yourself on this list.

Instead of clicking the "send" button, try something else _first_.  I
have done this so many times I lost count, and I (almost) never need
to do this.  Heck, it's bad enough I talk to myself audibly....


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