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Fedora Core 4 Update: module-init-tools-3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.4 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora This module-init-tools adds a stub /etc/modprobe.conf.dist which is included by older /etc/modprobe.conf config files. This avoids the printing of a warning Matrox framebuffer modules are also not autoloaded with this version.
Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 4
Name        : module-init-tools
Version     : 3.2                      
Release     : 0.pre9.0.FC4.4                  
Summary     : Kernel module management utilities.
Description :
The modutils package includes various programs needed for automatic
loading and unloading of modules under 2.6 and later kernels, as well
as other module management programs. Device drivers and filesystems
are two examples of loaded and unloaded modules.

Update Information:

This module-init-tools adds a stub /etc/modprobe.conf.dist
which is included by older /etc/modprobe.conf config files.
This avoids the printing of a warning.
Matrox framebuffer modules are also not autoloaded with this
* Thu Feb 23 2006 Harald Hoyer  3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.4
- corrected description
* Wed Feb 22 2006 Harald Hoyer  3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.3
- blacklisted matroxfb_base also (bz #180801)
* Tue Feb 21 2006 Harald Hoyer  3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.2
- added /etc/modprobe.conf.dist with config(missingok) (bz #180391)

This update can be downloaded from:

39891cb25d3ba295f66161084229c9369211b23a  SRPMS/module-init-tools-3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.4.src.rpm
1c5cb749097ebea966d0e6c0e2551ff432375daf  ppc/module-init-tools-3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.4.ppc.rpm
8ea42835cc9b2ae25ed5bd4497180bcef0d1982b  ppc/debug/module-init-tools-debuginfo-3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.4.ppc.rpm
848a05810cfe8ca4ebd2f0a1831a9d8523328127  x86_64/module-init-tools-3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.4.x86_64.rpm
7eb77518284fb52b30f04c2a804d9bb9b1b8ea40  x86_64/debug/module-init-tools-debuginfo-3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.4.x86_64.rpm
8ab95af731d35676e5995c232d1b999d297b1b03  i386/module-init-tools-3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.4.i386.rpm
4ffe706ae8e4ba7e16be9fbc1f72df406986cfd7  i386/debug/module-init-tools-debuginfo-3.2-0.pre9.0.FC4.4.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at

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