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Recommended update for module-init-tools


(Last modified: 15NOV2007)

solutions Recommended update for module-init-tools SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (f3ab2f993270143f323e7085a6448f5a)

Applies to

Package: module-init-tools
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Open Enterprise Server
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-11610
Release: 20071115
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

This update adds the --skip-unsupported command line option to the modprobe
command. This option instructs modprobe to skip modules without the 'supported'
flag when resolving internal module aliases. This option is to be used from
sysconfig scripts.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Uvh module-init-tools.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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