Re: "FATAL: [...] modules.dep not found" messages at boot time
Quoth "Mumia W." <email@example.com>:
> Sebastian Tennant wrote:
>> I've recently built linux kernels 2.6.15 and 2.6.16 using make-kpkg,
>> and in both instances, although everything works fine, I am greeted
>> with a stream of error messages at boot time stating that the
>> modules.dep file is not found.
>> When building 2.6.16, towards the end of the make-kpkg command I
>> noticed the following message:
>> depmod -q -FSystem.map -b /usr/src/linux-source-2.6.16/debian/linux-image-2.6.16 2.6.16;
>> /bin/sh: depmod: command not found
> 1) Re-install depmod. Perhaps your depmod binary got corrupted or deleted.
Nope. /sbin/depmod is where it should be and working fine.
> 2) Make sure you're booting with the kernel you think you're booting
> with. Perhaps you're booting with 184.108.40.206 rather than 2.6.16.
2.6.16 is the kernel and /lib/modules/2.6.16/modules.dep is definitely
there, yet the stream of error messages at boot time persists:
"FATAL: Could not load /lib/modules/2.6.16/modules.dep. No such file or directory"