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Re: [SLE] SuSE 9.0: kernel modules not found after upgrade from k_athlon-2.4.21-286 to k_athlon-2.4.21-291
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2005 07:44:56 -0400
  • Message-id: <1118403896.6966.21.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Fri, 2005-06-10 at 13:17 +0200, Sven.Hartrumpf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
wrote:
> Hi all.
>
> On a SuSE 9.0 system, kernel modules are not found after a kernel
> upgrade from k_athlon-2.4.21-286 to k_athlon-2.4.21-291.
> /var/log/messages shows that the wrong modules.dep is searched for:
>
> Jun 10 08:50:45 localhost modprobe: modprobe: Can't open dependencies
> file /lib/modules/2.4.21-286-athlon/modules.dep (No such file or direc
> tory)
>
> Fortunately, switching back to k_athlon-2.4.21-286 was easy.
> Has anybody encountered the same problem?
> Or is it just me?
>
Only when updating the kernel and then -not- rebooting.
You have to reboot after updating the kernel.

--
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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