Re: pcmcia problems
On 10/12/2003 at 18:40, dylan wrote:
> since i have compiled support for this module into the kernel there should
> be no need to load a module methinks. I tried commenting out the line in
> /etc/pcmcia/config-4 where it specifies the loading of that module.... upon
> restarting pcmcia services, and inserting the card it is recognized, but i
> still have no eth0...
To make modprobe believe that it has loaded a module you can set an
alias in /etc/modutils/donotload :
alias 8390 off
This way, a modprobe 8390 will do nothing and return a 0 (OK) status.
This is for 2.4.
In 2.6, this is slightly different. You have to put in
install 8390 /bin/true
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