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RE: Insert module at startup

On Thu, 2003-09-18 at 05:18, Philippe Dhont (Sea-ro) wrote:
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: Robert Vollmert [mailto:rvollmert-lists@gmx.net] 
> >Sent: donderdag 18 september 2003 11:03
> >To: debian-user@lists.debian.org
> >
> > > But how can i add the module so that it starts when the system boots, 
> > > i find information about modutils, modules.conf, ... But all this is not
> > > so clear!
> > > Could someone *plz* explain me clairly how i have to do it ? Or a link 
> > > or whatever ?
> > Just add a line to /etc/modules.
> > > And what dhcp client do i have to use ? Dhcpd ? Pump ? Dhclient ?
> > dhcp-client seems to work fine here (configured on initial installation of
> > Debian 3.0). You need CONFIG_PACKET and CONFIG_FILTER in your kernel for it
> > to work.
> Okay, 
> So when i add a line to /etc/modules, what do i have to add there ? And
> where do i have to describe the path ?
> The drivers name is something like bcm5700.o
> But how knows the /etc/modules where that file is ?
> (sorry, have no experience with modules).
As soon as possible. Thanks.
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And the is located in:  "/etc" directory

The file is called "modules" hence the "/etc/modules"

add the module name without the ".o" and you should be good to go.

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