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Re: [SLUG] problem with locating eth0 module.
- To: Sule Yildirim <yildirim@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] problem with locating eth0 module.
- From: Grant Parnell <gripz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue Nov 27 21:36:02 2001
- Cc: <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 20 Nov 2001, Sule Yildirim wrote:
> I was using eth0 without problems. Recently I compiled my kernel and I
> couldn't use eth0 again. Then I run the kernel with the old image. However
> it can't also use eth0. When I was powering down, it said "can't locate
> module eth0". I select dhcp option from linux conf. I use mandrake 8.0. I
> try to connect from amndrake control center but it doesn't help me. Can
> you please help me?
Sounds like you've mashed your modules directory. A lot of the kernel
compiling howto's forget to mention you need to move your existing
/lib/modules/<kernel-version> out of the way when recompiling the same
version with different options. Since you can't go back to the old one you
might as well move the above directory out of the way and try make
Either way have a look in /lib/modules/<kernel version>/drivers/net or
similar for your network card's module then try "insmod driver.o" from in
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