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From: Mark Knecht <markknecht@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] list of kernel modules
Date: Fri, 06 Apr 2012 16:11:42
Message-Id: CAK2H+edKsb4bjnKOrwJm1BHo-vQ1HLvXjnVSX-VKs6fQ4Wy5uA@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] list of kernel modules by Todd Goodman
On Fri, Apr 6, 2012 at 9:03 AM, Todd Goodman <tsg@×××××××××.net> wrote:
> * Mark Knecht <markknecht@×××××.com> [120406 11:40]: > [..] >> To me it looks safe to emerge -C kmod and then emerge >> module-init-tools if you want to go that way. I'd do an equery files >> kmod and carefully study what you're getting with that package, or >> else push a bug request up to that package maintainer for providing a >> modprobe that's not 100% compatible. >> >> Good luck, >> Mark > > udev-182-r2 and dracut depend on kmod. > > So if the OP hasn't masked them then he needs kmod. > > Todd >
I have the newer udev masked, but I do have dracut installed and don't need kmod here. My system is _mostly_ stable, not ~amd64, so possibly that's part of the issue. - Mark

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Re: [gentoo-user] list of kernel modules Todd Goodman <tsg@×××××××××.net>