Dynamically loading modules

didbaba didbaba at free.fr
Fri Nov 24 12:43:25 PST 2000


Le Fri, Nov 24, 2000 at 10:53:07AM -0800 approximativement, Sanjuro E écrivait un message de 1,8K :

Because you must add something to /etc/modules.conf 
an alias who said what you need to load
like 
alias char-major-14 <your_sound_driver>




> I compile all my kernels with Kmod support, but for
> some reason it doesn't work. It won't load my
> sounddriver when needed, neither it loads NVdriver
> when starting X.
> 
> I "solved" the first problem by compiling the
> sounddriver into the kernel instead of as module. But
> this really isn't a solution and won't work for
> NVdriver.
> 
> So why doesn't kmod load modules?
> 
> Sanjuro
> 
> --- James Green <jim at vardus.net> wrote:
> > Kerneld is obsolete, use kmod to load modules in
> > 2.2/2.4. The docu. is in
> > the Kernel source tree.
> > Hope this helps,
> > 
> > James
> > 
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Sanjuro E" <sanjuro_e at yahoo.com>
> > To: <lfs-apps at linuxfromscratch.org>
> > Sent: Friday, November 24, 2000 4:52 PM
> > Subject: Dynamically loading modules
> > 
> > 
> > > I don't understand how this should be done.
> > >
> > > In the package modutils their is as an app called
> > > kerneld, which should do this. But it isn't
> > compiled
> > > by default when compiling modutils and the LFS
> > doesn't
> > > run the configure script with '--enable-kerneld'
> > >
> > > So is their another way to load modules?
> > >
> > > Sanjuro
> > >

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