[fedora-virt] how can i verify that HW extensions are being used?

Robert P. J. Day rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Thu Apr 16 19:42:24 UTC 2009

On Thu, 16 Apr 2009, Mike Hinz wrote:

> It also acts differently than a normal Fedora 11 beta install on
> physical HW in that it asks you for some network adapter info and it
> appears to me, to install entirely from the network as the lights on
> lab switch goes nuts as does the network activity light on my server
> AND I see essentially zero activity on the DVD drive on the server.

  good lord, he's right.  at the moment, during a fresh install, my
network is going bananas with traffic to/from
fedora.mirror.iweb.ca.  the install DVD isn't being used.  what's up
with *that*?


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