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 * Loading the driver manually * Loading the driver manually
 * Tips, tricks and resources * Tips, tricks and resources
-!! Development ​trees+== Development ​Trees ==
 If you need to add a driver to the ZENworks imaging files you have to make sure the driver is compiled for the correct kernel. Because the kernel differs between the different ZENworks editions you'll find this table to be handy: If you need to add a driver to the ZENworks imaging files you have to make sure the driver is compiled for the correct kernel. Because the kernel differs between the different ZENworks editions you'll find this table to be handy:
 ^**ZENworks edition**^**Used kernel**^**Released OS**^**Checked**^ ^**ZENworks edition**^**Used kernel**^**Released OS**^**Checked**^
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 ## For the CD, copy the updated initrd file to the /​boot/​i386/​loader directory on the boot CD. ## For the CD, copy the updated initrd file to the /​boot/​i386/​loader directory on the boot CD.
  
-!! Loading ​the driver manually+== Loading ​The Driver Manually ==
 It could happen that despite the driver is available, it still doesn'​t load. It doesn'​t matter if the driver is added or is in the original media, this could happen. If that's the case you can test if manual loading of the driver is possible. If so, the driver is correct, but not recognized correctly. If not, you'll need to compile the correct driver. It could happen that despite the driver is available, it still doesn'​t load. It doesn'​t matter if the driver is added or is in the original media, this could happen. If that's the case you can test if manual loading of the driver is possible. If so, the driver is correct, but not recognized correctly. If not, you'll need to compile the correct driver.
-!!!! Test the driver+=== Test The Driver ===
 # Boot from the latest ZENworks Imaging bootcd, check the updates link below to see what the latest releases are. # Boot from the latest ZENworks Imaging bootcd, check the updates link below to see what the latest releases are.
 # At the imaging menu select "​Manual mode". # At the imaging menu select "​Manual mode".
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 === Engl Imaging === === Engl Imaging ===
-If you use the engl imaging engine with ZENworks you can't just edit the linuxrc.config inside the initrd file. You need to follow a different method, as stated in TID 2007020: ​https://​englnet.engl.co.uk/​kb/​tid-2007020.htm . You need to log in to access this document. Here is a short summary:+If you use the engl imaging engine with ZENworks you can't just edit the linuxrc.config inside the initrd file. You need to follow a different method, as stated in [[https://​englnet.engl.co.uk/​kb/​tid-2007020.htm|ENGL TID 2007020]]. You need to log in to access this document. Here is a short summary:
 # Copy the C:\Program Files\ENGL\ImagingToolkit\Zim\ziminst.tar to a working directory on your linux system (/work) and unpack it: # Copy the C:\Program Files\ENGL\ImagingToolkit\Zim\ziminst.tar to a working directory on your linux system (/work) and unpack it:
 ## tar xvf ziminst.tar ## tar xvf ziminst.tar
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