Re: Request for stats: devfs and kmod errors

Geert Uytterhoeven (
Fri, 31 Jul 1998 17:26:47 +0200 (CEST)

On Fri, 31 Jul 1998, David S. Miller wrote:
> Date: Fri, 31 Jul 1998 16:36:23 +0200 (CEST)
> From: Geert Uytterhoeven <>
> Kmod doesn't seem to work at all. Or is this PPC specific? Note
> that my modprobe doesn't work, so the kmod kernel message could be
> related to that.
> Kmod exec's modprobe.

I know. But I never ever saw kernel messages from kmod on other machines.
/sbin/modprobe _is_ a valid executable and can be run, it just doesn't do
what's it supposed to do. Should waitpid fail in that case?

I'm no signal expert...



Geert Uytterhoeven           
Wavelets, Linux/{m68k~Amiga,PPC~CHRP}
Department of Computer Science -- Katholieke Universiteit Leuven -- Belgium

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