Re: remove unwanted modules
On Wednesday 21 September 2005 11:03 am, Lennart Sorensen wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 21, 2005 at 10:22:00AM -0500, Mike Dobbs wrote:
> > to not add eth1394 I added this line into /etc/modprobe.conf :
> > install eth1394 /bin/true
> If you create /etc/modprobe.conf you disable the use of /etc/modprobe.d
> which is what debian uses. This is not a good idea.
> Make your changes in a new file under /etc/modprobe.d instead.
> Also the common way that I know of ti disable someting is to either
> blacklist it from discover/hotplug (so you can still load it manually if
> you want to), or do 'alias eth1394 off' in a modprobe.d/ file.
> Len Sorensen
But that still doesn't get to the issue of how mkinitrd decides which IDE
modules should be included when set to only include dependent modules.