[arch-general] wireless driver broadcom b43 random success or failure
kennethjensenb at gmail.com
Sun Apr 10 17:27:27 UTC 2016
On Sun, Apr 10, 2016 at 11:50:44 -0500, Doug Newgard wrote:
> > Second, what is /etc/modules?
This literally takes less than a minute to google.
According to https://kernel-handbook.alioth.debian.org/ch-modules.html :
"If some modules are not loaded automatically by udev, but you would like
them to be loaded during boot, it is possible to force it by listing the
names of the modules in /etc/modules. This will be scanned for the names of
the modules (one name per line), which will then be loaded using modprobe.
For example, a typical /etc/modules might look like:
> Third, the >> redirection happens as a regular user, regardless the
> `sudo`, so the command wouldn't work (even if /etc/modules existed).
Redirection will work as expected if logged in as root.
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