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Re: [opensuse] Why do I have all these file systems loaded as modules?
On 02/26/2016 10:09 AM, Carlos E. R. wrote:
On 2016-02-26 15:39, Per Jessen wrote:

Obviously something loaded them, maybe when trying to mount a
device with an unknown filesystem.

os-prober loads them all, because it tries all types on all
partitions. Then, mount by type "auto" might do the same, at least
till a hit is found. os-prober tries all because it also probes
extended partitions, which have no type, thus all probes are bound to

When is os-prober run?
I thought it was part of mkinitrd not part of the boot process?

In addition, people like jdd are reporting that only the fs drivers they
use are there after boot.

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