Re: Invalid module format?

From: Arjan van de Ven
Date: Thu May 18 2006 - 21:54:26 EST

On Thu, 2006-05-18 at 07:01 -0700, Brian D. McGrew wrote:
> I have two device drivers for two separate PCI cards.
> Using the I can compile and insert both of these drivers.
> I copy my sources to my tree and recompile them. One driver
> inserts just fine (and works) and the other gives me this:
> FATAL: Error inserting ibb
> (/lib/modules/ Invalid module
> format
> The same source file between both kernels and I get no errors at compile
> time.

you forgot to
1) look into dmesg and give us the information that gets printed there
when modprobe returns this error
2) point to the source of the driver

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at