Re: Blacklisting does not work...
On Wed, 17 May 2006 10:35:54 +1000
"Fawad Nazir" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am using Ubuntu 5.10, Linux v.18.104.22.168 and trying to use
> hostap_cs driver for my prism chipset card instead of orinoco_cs.
> I am trying to blacklist orinoco & orinoco_cs drivers. I have
> tried three things:
> 1. I added these driver names in /etc/hotplug/blacklist
> 2. I also tried to do:
> fawad@Ubuntu-01:/etc/hotplug$ echo 'blacklist orinoco' | sudo tee
> -a /etc/modprobe.d/my_blacklist
> blacklist orinoco
> fawad@Ubuntu-01:/etc/hotplug$ echo 'blacklist orinoco_cs' | sudo
> tee -a /etc/modprobe.d/my_blacklist
> blacklist orinoco_cs
> 3. I also tried $sudo modprobe -r orinoco_cs
> $sudo modprobe -r orinocu_cs
> But still when i plug my PCMCIA card, automatically orinoco_cs
> driver is loaded and is assigned to my card.
> fawad@Ubuntu-01:/etc/hotplug$ ls -al
> /sys/class/net/eth0/device/driver lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 0
> 2006-05-17 10:26 /sys/class/net/eth0/device/driver ->
> I dont know how is this card being loaded. Please let me know, how
> can i get rid of this driver.
> Anyhelp in this regard will be highly appretiated.
> Fawad Nazir
You should probably try the Ubunto list. Ubunto is only based on
Debian, but they are not the same.
We are so accustomed to disguise ourselves to others that in the end
we become disguised to ourselves.
--Francois de la Rochefoucauld