Re: Last chance: unresolved symbols and depmod weirdness
In article <20000319223635.A263@markevich.ourfamily.com> you wrote:
> Now no matter how much I depmod, it replaces the modules.dep with some old
> version (from where??? It's about 5 and a half hours old -- I was nowhere
> near my machine at that time; and it doesn't correlate to any kind of UTC
> time or anything like that) and complains about what it just did. (it says
> "You FOOL! /etc/modules.conf is more recent than
> /lib/modules/2.0.36/modules.dep!") Finally I ran depmod, then did chattr +i
> modules.dep on the stupid thing. Before I rebooted they were the exact same
You've got a lot of different things going on that are unrelated.
This message is innocuous; I'm not sure why it hasn't been fixed but
you can find info about it in the archives.
For sound, have you looked at the isapnp package?
I don't envy you the position you're in. I went through the
potato transition long enough ago (I'm woody now) that I don't
remember most of the details. dejanews archives the deb-user and
deb-devel mailing lists as they are gated to newsgroups. Have
you tried that?