Potato install: problems loading lp.o module
Adam Di Carlo wrote:
> > - Some modules dependancies are not resolved automatically.
> > Noticeably lp is not loaded if I don't load parport_pc
> > manually.
> That probably means depmod wasn't running properly. Can you test with
> the the images at http://www.debian.org/~joeyh/bf ?
The problem is still there. It seems that lp.o depends on
parport_pc.o and "depmod -a" is unable to figure it out.
I write "it seems" because after modprobing parport_pc and lp
(which installs three modules), the status of lsmod is the
Module Pages Used by
lp 5188 0 (unused)
parport_pc 7236 1
parport 7280 1 [lp parport_pc]
af_packet 6032 0 (unused)
unix 10212 1
So parprot_pc seems to be unused, but it is busy if I try to
On my old Debian 2.1 upgraded to kernel 2.2.13, lp modprobes
fine, loading only parport.
May be it is not boot-floppies specific? Something changed in the
modules? Can someone test lp module of kernel 2.2.17 in a