[arch-dev-public] [announcement draft] New module-init-tools changes modprobe configuration file location
thomas at archlinux.org
Thu Jun 18 19:07:37 EDT 2009
Allan McRae schrieb:
> Thomas Bächler wrote:
>> The new module-init-tools 3.8 package changes the location of the
>> configuration file: /etc/modprobe.conf is no longer read, instead
>> /etc/modprobe.d/modprobe.conf is used. Files without a .conf suffix in
>> /etc/modprobe.d are ignored now.
> I think that they are not ignored this release, but a warning gets
> printed about them every time a module gets loaded. So how about:
> Warnings are now printed about files without a .conf suffix in
> /etc/modprobe.d as these will no longer work with the next release.
> This will generate a lot of output on bootup if .pacsave files are left
> in this folder.
Too long, how about "Files in /etc/modprobe.d without a .conf suffix
will be ignored in the future."
I noticed the warnings too, so will anyone else.
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