[arch-general] Upgraded kmod, but --ignored linux & glibc, modules still in /lib - can I reboot safely?

Leonid Isaev lisaev at umail.iu.edu
Sun Jul 15 11:07:50 EDT 2012

On Sun, 15 Jul 2012 00:35:58 -0500
"David C. Rankin" <drankinatty at suddenlinkmail.com> wrote:

> Tom, All,
>   I see the glibc /lib move is out of testing. I updated with --ignore
> linux,glibc and received an install warning from kmod stating:
> ==> Kernel modules are now only read from /usr/lib/modules...
>   My modules are still shown in /lib. Does this mean I cannot reboot safely
> and expect it to work? Since I wanted to delay install of the new kernel and
> glibc, should I also have excluded kmod?

The kernel is not new, but the same with a changed location of the modules.
Why would you ever want to mask linux?

Just run "pacman -Syu" and reboot...

Leonid Isaev
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