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discover-modprobe(8) System Manager's Manual discover-modprobe(8)


discover-modprobe — kernel module loading using discover(1)


discover-modprobe [-n] [-v]


discover-modprobe loads kernel modules identified by discover. It will typically be invoked automatically at boot time.


Echo the modprobe invocations instead of running them.
Be verbose.


This configuration file defines the types of modules to load by default, and specific modules not to load.
A crash file written and erased each time discover-modprobe attempts to load a module. If the file lingers, the computer is assumed to have crashed while loading that module, and the module name is added to discover-modprobe.conf as a module to skip in the future.

See Also

discover-modprobe.conf(5), modprobe(8), discover(1)