Debian on 1650 with e1000

Neil Spring nspring at cs.washington.edu
Wed Mar 20 17:02:00 CST 2002


On Wed, Mar 20, 2002 at 04:50:10PM -0600, G. Barros wrote:
> My issue is that the e1000 drivers arent in the deb boot disks because they 
> seem not to have been GPL'd... consequently i cant do a net isntall. Right 
...
> if anyone has any tips they would be appreciated...

can you temporarily install a cheap fast ethernet card?

it's nice that the 2550, although including the broadcom
nic, has a well supported 100mbit intel nic there too for
just this problem.

-neil




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