[arch-general] modprobe changes

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Thu Jul 2 05:49:50 EDT 2009

Aaron Griffin schrieb:
> I think you're mistaken. Our modprobe doesn't have any message of the
> sort, relating to Arch. The error you are seeing is due to a change in
> the way modprobe parses config files. It used to read
> /etc/modprobe.conf and/or /etc/modprobe.d/* - now it only reads
> /etc/modprobe.d/*.conf
> The message is modprobe telling you something is wrong with the config
> files. Most likely you just have a .pacsav file in /etc/modprobe.d/

This is annoying, I thought it would simply ignore those files. Now it 
seems that it reads them, but prints that warning. Do you think we 
should patch it to at least ignore .pacsave files until they remove this 
warning and backward-compatibility?

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