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Re: [tlug] kernel modules

Hi Godwin and thanks for your help,

 --- Godwin Stewart <> wrote:
> > Is there any way to know (without checking the
> compiled
> > source) if a module was compiled in the kernel
> statically,
> > separately as a module or not compiled at all?

> It's not failsafe but you can try this.

> (...)

> Are you looking for any single module in particular
> or just "modules" in
> general? With more precise info we could probably
> help you better.

I was using a script that assumes things compiled as
modules, and its calls to modprobe return error messages.
I wondered if there was a way to make the script find out
if the stuff was compile as a module, statically or not
compiled at all to take the appropritate action.


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