On Wed, 1 Sep 2004 23:39:33 +0300 Pekka Pietikainen wrote:
On Wed, Sep 01, 2004 at 03:34:27PM -0500, Jeffrey C. Ollie wrote:
> Maybe, maybe not. My first attempt was to boot into the Windows XP
> partition and download an older RPM there. When I rebooted back into
> Linux I found that I couldn't mount the Windows (FAT32) partition
> because modprobe kept segfaulting. A *LOT* of functionality in the
> Fedora/Redhat kernels is in modules. I'm not even sure that you could
> mount a CDROM or a floppy.
insmod still should work btw., just use that :-)
I looked for an older version of mod tools, but only the last broken
version was in the /var/cache/yum/development area.
But, insmod did the trick.
and then, to bring up the network
/sbin/ifconfig eth0 up
It is up.
I looked for the .2 version of mod tools on fedora.redhat.com
and all I
could find in rpm form was the .1 broken version.
I think I will wait for tomorrow when the good stuff trickles into the