The tag has no usage guidance.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
23 views

Modprobe vboxdrv failed centos

I am trying get Virtual box running in Cent os7 So far the vbox kernel compiles but will not start I'm just told "modprobe vboxdrv failed, please use dmesg to find out why" I have looked at "dmesg" ...
1
vote
0answers
61 views

request_module: runaway loop modprobe binfmt-0000

I'm running CentOS 7. Everything was working fine, until I had one pending update, which I accepted and rebooted. Now the system fails to boot and instead reports: request_module: runaway loop ...
1
vote
0answers
192 views

s3fs fuse mount amazon s3 bucket not working

I am unable to mount my amazon s3 bucket on my debian server. I compiled and installed s3fs successfully as far as I can tell but when I run the mount command: sudo s3fs my-bucket-name /mnt I ...
0
votes
1answer
104 views

Where can I find the origin of specific modprobe conf option to erase it?

When I do modprobe -c |less The configuration files contains: options nouveau modeset=1 options bbswitch load_state=0 unload_state=1 options b43 nohwcrypt=1 qos=0 options rd md=0 options rd dm=0 ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

IPTables module ip_tables not found for root

We got a custom build Linux distribution from a vendor, which is not shipped with iptables enabled. root@xxxx:~# iptables -L modprobe: FATAL: Module ip_tables not found. iptables v1.4.21: can't ...
0
votes
0answers
219 views

Blacklist acpi_cpufreq in debian 7

I have a system that runs Debian 7. My cpu is a Pentium D and I want to replace acpi_cpufreq with p4_clockmod I can't seem to be able to work it out Blacklisting in /etc/modprobe.d/acp_cpufreq.conf ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

What does `modprobe option` do?

In a script to enable a NovAtel USB cell modem on a Beagle Bone Black running Ubuntu, I saw this line: /sbin/modprobe option I looked at the modprobe man page, it says lots about options (note the ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

Installing Arch Linux, issue with `modprobe efivars`

I am trying to install Linux on my new Vaio Pro which is an adventure in and of itself. I am trying to install Arch Linux with UEFI. I am following this tutorial (though I am using newer 2013.11 Arch ...
0
votes
1answer
110 views

Debian network is constantly restarting

My eth1 network interface is constantly restarting. Googling for this suggests, that this is similar to my problem. The solution presented there is to either restart the server or rmmod and modprobe ...
1
vote
0answers
163 views

Linux Kernel-Module loading with modprobe - needs reboot

I was just playing around with the bios beep and therefore I had to load the module pcspkr. But the beep would only work when I rebooted the system. The module is definitely loaded, but the speaker ...
1
vote
0answers
204 views

modprobe.d error on boot, ignoring bad

Hi I get this error at boot: libkmod: kmod_config_parse: /etc/modprobe.d/acpi-call.conf line 2: ignoring bad on my arch linux thinkpad. Here's the thing: I deleted that file about two weeks ago, my ...
2
votes
0answers
320 views

Zentyal/Ubuntu SIP module doesn't stay unloaded

We are using Zentyal 3.1 (Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS - kernel version: 3.2.0.38-generic) as proxy/firewall for our location. At the moment the firewall rules are set to allow all, however sip packets are ...
1
vote
0answers
582 views

How to disable Opportunity locking on Red Hat 5/CentOS 5?

Syslog returns the error "kernel: CIFS VFS: Write2 ret -13, wrote 0" when I'm using the software under cifs fylesystem, managed by NAS server. CIFS Version is 1.60RH. I saw that the options ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How to fix module fuse not found error?

I used to be able to mount a NTFS formatted drive (read only) on my Ubuntu Linux (9.04) Sheevaplug. I was chasing the impossible dream of being able to mount it for both read and write and somehow ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

ubuntu slow startup time - modprobe?

I have setup my laptop with Ubuntu 11.04. I bought a fresh SSD, and expected the startup time at <30 seconds but it takes about 3-5 minutes. I have taken a snapshop using bootchart but I don't ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

modprobe ndiswrapper - not found

I'm trying to use ndiswrapper on a Slackware 12 (I think) box, but I'm running into a problem with modprobe. Everything I find online says that it should be working, but for some unknown reason it ...
3
votes
1answer
9k views

Is there a way to refresh the current configuration used by modprobe with a newly updated modules.conf file?

Is there a way to refresh the current configuration used by modprobe with an updated modules.conf file at the command line for Red Hat Linux 9.0?
0
votes
1answer
573 views

modprobe -k -q (missing parameter)

well, I got the following modprobe scripts modprobe -k -q streams what does the -k parameter mean ?. is it exist in older modprobe ? I don't see -k parameter in recent modprobe. Thanks for your ...
4
votes
2answers
3k views

Understanding modprobe.conf

Questions: Can someone help me understand the following Note: trivial information from /etc/modprobe.conf install foo /sbin/modprobe --ignore-install foo; /sbin/start_udev alias ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Fixing X11's startup Errors by Xorg.conf or modprobe

I am using Ubuntu Live CD to get an access to the broken Ubuntu after running a few Linux Kernel Magic commands without knowing completely what I did. I mounted the system to Live CD. I need to ...
-1
votes
3answers
487 views

To control decibels in speakers by Ubuntu

I need to load the module pcspkr to Linux kernel often by sudo modprobe pcspkr. It sometimes happens that something goes totally wrong such that I cannot stand the amount of decibels in my speakers. ...