a.gaylard at gmail
Oct 30, 2006, 7:31 AM
On 10/30/06, maciej_golas <maciej_golas [at] o2> wrote:
> I have 2 K-Class HP servers (K360 and K380). On both machines I try to
> Install gentoo 2006.1. The booting process goes fine, but I cannot
> a network device.
> I tried to:
> # modoprobe tulip, e100, e1000 ... etc
> nothing, device eth0 isn't created.
> When i execute:
> nothing is shown as if there wasn't any pci device (maybe this is ok, I
> don't know).
> When I try to boot any of the machines from network by invoking:
> > bo lan.0
> I've got error no -7 (no device found or something like that).
> Bu I'm pretty sure I've NIC board installed in the machine, the board is
> described : A3495-60301 HP-PB 10/100Base-TX
> Could you help me to solv my problem?
First of all, the K-class machines don't have PCI. So lspci isn't ever
to show anything. What does dmesg show?
I know many HP-PB boards aren't supported; perhaps this is one of them.
Anyone else know for sure?
Still, you should have the onboard 10Mb/s ethernet port, which is enough
to get the install going. But you may need to read this first:
Note that the line-wrapping is slightly scrambled on the web page.