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Re: not running depmod at boot time

On 5/24/06, Eduard Bloch <edi@gmx.de> wrote:
#include <hallo.h>
* Marco d'Itri [Tue, May 23 2006, 08:52:10PM]:
> So, does anybody mind if I remove depmod from the module-init-tools init
> script?
What about using depmod -a instead, how much would it cost? AFAICS it
only needs to walk trough the directories and stat the files without
reading them.

This is what's being done currently, as far as I know, and it takes
around 3 seconds in a Pentium 3.  It takes longer in a slower machine,


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