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Re: [vox-tech] Installing Adaptec SCSI Card
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Re: [vox-tech] Installing Adaptec SCSI Card



hi rod,

nope -- he means /etc/modules.   i think it's a debianism.  basically,
any modules listed in this textfile get loaded at boot time.

pete

begin Rod Roark <rod@sunsetsystems.com> 
> Dunno about /etc/modules -- do you mean modules.conf?
> 
> That is one beastie I've never understood very well, mainly 
> because I don't know what all the alias names are that might 
> be used.  But in general, it modifies the behavior of
> modprobe, for example specifying optional parameter values,
> or prerequisite modules.
> 
> I'm pretty sure there's a way to specify your SCSI driver in
> there, but usually I just put a modprobe command in the
> startup scripts.  I'd love to hear more about what the Best 
> Way is.  :-)
> 
> -- Rod
>    http://www.sunsetsystems.com/
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