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Re: [SLE] netscape
  • From: pthomas@xxxxxxx (Philipp Thomas)
  • Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2000 05:44:55 +0200
  • Message-id: <20000912054455.C8194@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

* mute (datatwirl@xxxxxxx) [20000912 05:17]:

> Sep 11 22:24:11 datatwirl kernel: EXECVE(153)[509]: /bin/netstat -ni
> Sep 11 22:24:11 datatwirl kernel: EXECVE(0)[510]: /sbin/modprobe -s -k net-pf-3
> Sep 11 22:24:11 datatwirl kernel: EXECVE(0)[511]: /sbin/modprobe -s -k net-pf-6
> why would netscape do netstat and try to load those modules, and what is that
> module anyway, because then my syslog says those modules werent found?

Why netscape calls netstat is beyond me, but for those modules look into
/etc/modules.conf and you'll find:

alias net-pf-3 ax25
alias net-pf-6 netrom

Both are only used for TCP/IP via amateur radio. If you don't need that,
change those aliases to:

alias net-pf-3 off
alias net-pf-6 off


Philipp Thomas <pthomas@xxxxxxx>
Development, SuSE GmbH, Schanzaecker Str. 10, D-90443 Nuremberg, Germany

#define NINODE 50 /* number of in core inodes */
#define NPROC 30 /* max number of processes */
-- Version 7 UNIX for PDP 11, /usr/include/sys/param.h

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