When the RedHat CD is booted directly, the 'language choice' menu does not appear, and the installation language, and later the default system language is german. This can be worked around by using the boot parameter lang=en for english. Presumably others can be chosen, but I don't know their abbreviations.
When the system is booted from the RedHat boot floppy, the language choice menu does appear!
On both this laptop and on a te[ck]ra, after the first boot after installation
the keyboard would lock up completely. There seems to be some conflict
with the PCMCIA stuff. The solution was simple: cause the PCMCIA startup
to occur as late as possible by renaming
The 4060XCDT has the Trident Cyber 9525 DVD chipset with 2.5MB VRAM.
If anybody has more luck with accelleration, particularly under XFree86 V4, please let me know!