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Re: [SLUG] Weird login behaviour
- To: O Plameras <oscarp@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Weird login behaviour
- From: Andrew Bennetts <andrew-slug@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2005 12:14:46 +1100
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- User-agent: Mutt/1.5.6+20040907i
On Mon, Feb 28, 2005 at 11:28:24AM +1100, O Plameras wrote:
> Andrew Bennetts wrote:
> >On Fri, Feb 25, 2005 at 08:16:10PM +1100, O Plameras wrote:
> >>No one can load kernel codes other than loadable kernel modules(LKM)
> >>that are 'enabled'. If you try to load an LKM that is not configured
> >>the Kernel will not allow it. And because only a dozen or so LKMs are
> >>enabled instead of, perhaps, hundreds LKMs, it is easy to manage these.
> >You cannot simultaneously have "a dozen or so" kernel modules enabled, and
> >also CONFIG_MODULES=n.
> Yes, I can with CONFIG_???? = y
You specifically said "loadable kernel modules(LKM)". CONFIG_????=y does
not make loadable kernel modules. Loadable kernel modules require loadable
kernel module support, which is the CONFIG_MODULES option.