One good report....
keramida at freebsd.org
Fri Oct 29 09:04:19 PDT 2004
On 2004-10-29 16:27, Roman Neuhauser <neuhauser at chello.cz> wrote:
> # wollman at khavrinen.lcs.mit.edu / 2004-10-28 13:46:22 -0400:
> > I recently acquired a new FX-53 desktop. I'm not yet ready to set it
> > up yet, so I took a few moments to burn an RC1 CD and try installing.
> > Everything worked flawlessly except for the onboard Marvell gigabit.
> > (I was able to use an Intel adapter instead.) It took about fifteen
> > seconds to do a minimal installation.
> > The motherboard is an Asus A8V Deluxe.
> And I've been having a hell of a time with (plain old i386) Asus
> A7V880: it doesn't want to work with a PCI graphics card (affects
> both 4.10 and 5.3-RC1), and I still have to find out what's wrong
> with the onboard SysKonnect NIC, but given I've been having little
> luck with a (known good) xl card as well, that will probably turn
> out to be a pilot error.
SysKonnect used to be *very* problematic with 5.X or later. At least
that was the state of things during the summer and early in September
when I tried re-enabling the onboard adapter of my workstation at work.
I have to admit that I haven't tried recent CURRENT versions with the
same adapter though, so things might have changed since then.
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