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Re: [SLE] Kernel upgrade and disappearing modules.dep
  • From: "Harold !" <ambrosius1972@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 20 May 2001 14:54:06 -0500
  • Message-id: <F101IB2wrN59C4Vifda00006c01@xxxxxxxxxxx>

Yes. I run 7.1 here. Updated to 2.4.2 after dicovering that my scsi "disappeared" I shortly discovered that mk_initrd is needed before rerunning lilo.

It's covered in the SuSE Handbook (7.1) under kernel section

From: Dave Smith <Dave.Smith@xxxxxx>
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Subject: Re: [SLE] Kernel upgrade and disappearing modules.dep
Date: Sun, 20 May 2001 20:30:16 +0100
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On Sun, May 20, 2001 at 11:36:11AM -0500, crrey@xxxxxxxx wrote:
> Report this to SuSe Support. This happened to me also and hosed my sys.
> You Can refer them to me as well in the report. It maybe that they need to
> update the HOWTO or sdb on kernel upgrades or there is a flaw. I was told by
> someone on the list to back up the modules.conf and one other file, can't
> remember which. Note: Since this is not related to a stock install they my
> send you a generic support letter stating as much.

Is this peculiar to 6.4 or 7.0 upgrade, or does it happen when upgrading the
kernel under 7.1 as well? Has anyone seen this under 7.1?
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