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Re: [SLE] Trying to understand modules
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 13 Jun 2005 23:22:55 -0400
  • Message-id: <1118719375.15887.30.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Mon, 2005-06-13 at 21:23 -0400, Bryan Tyson wrote:
> Most of you know I have been using a Logitech 3000 Pro webcam with my
> Linux system for quite a while. Most of you also know with the 2.6
> kernel the pwc module is now maintained at
> Probably the biggest change is there is no longer a separate pwcx
> module. The pwc.ko module is capable of the large picture by itself.
> Now the question: I've been happily running my cam for a few months,
> since I first set up my SuSE 9.2 system. 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.
Did you run
depmod -a
after you copied the module?

Ken Schneider
UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998

"The day Microsoft makes something that doesn't suck is probably
the day they start making vacuum cleaners." -Ernst Jan Plugge

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