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Re: [SLE] Trying to understand modules
  • From: Michael James <Michael.James@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 15 Jun 2005 11:13:01 +1000
  • Message-id: <200506151113.01467.Michael.James@xxxxxxxx>
On Wed, 15 Jun 2005 10:35 am, Carlos E. R. wrote:
>
> The Monday 2005-06-13 at 21:23 -0400, Bryan Tyson wrote:
>
> > My module is located at
> > /lib/modules/2.6.8-24.14-default/kernel/drivers/usb/media/pwc.ko,
> > where it has worked fine for months.
> > To load the module I type: modprobe pwc
> >
> > Suddenly yesterday for no apparent reason this command gave me:
> > FATAL: Module pwc not found.
>
> Wild guess. What version is your running kernel exactly? (uname -r).

Carlos might have it, we had a kernel upgrade recently,
check the running kernel matches the installed one.

ls -la /boot/vmlinuz*
cat /proc/version

You'll have no joy loading modules if the version numbers differ.

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