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Re: [SLE] how to fix reference to kernel modules location [SOLVED]
  • From: eddie <eddie.howson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 23 May 2004 10:23:50 +0100
  • Message-id: <200405231023.50991.eddie.howson@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sorry folks.
Found the answer. I hadn't rebooted my system since updating the kernel. At
this point everything seems okay, but got some checking to do.

Eddie

On Sunday 23 May 2004 09:35, eddie wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I've just received and installed SuSE 9.1. One of the problems that I have
> is with my soundblaster live value card. I know that it has been the topic
> of discussion on this list but in attempting to resolve it I discovered
> something interesting.
>
> When I modprobe for snd-emu10k1 I get the following error message:
>
> FATAL: Could not load /lib/modules/2.6.4-52-default/modules.dep: No such
> file or directory
>
> However, having installed locate, run updatedb and queried for emu10k1, I
> get the following result:
>
> /lib/modules/2.6.4-54.5-default/kernel/sound/pci/emu10k1
> /lib/modules/2.6.4-54.5-default/kernel/sound/pci/emu10k1/snd-emu10k1-synth.
>ko /lib/modules/2.6.4-54.5-default/kernel/sound/pci/emu10k1/snd-emu10k1.ko
>
> depmod also fails for the same reason:
>
> WARNING: Couldn't open directory /lib/modules/2.6.4-52-default: No such
> file or directory
> FATAL: Could not open /lib/modules/2.6.4-52-default/modules.dep.temp for
> writing: No such file or directory
>
> How do I fix it so that the system looks in:
> /lib/modules/2.6.4-54.5-default
> instead of:
> /lib/modules/2.6.4-52-default/
>
> I'm assuming that there must be a config file somewhere that can be edited
> or a script that be run to correct it.
>
> Thanks in advance.
>
> Eddie

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