[arch-general] wireless driver broadcom b43 random success or failure

Mauro Santos registo.mailling at gmail.com
Tue Apr 12 07:44:36 UTC 2016

On 12-04-2016 08:00, message wrote:
> Mauro Santos Sun, 10 Apr 2016 11:29:06 -0700
>> You may want to refer to this page for guidance
> https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Kernel_modules#Automatic_module_handling
> Thanks. Created a 'conf' file (root user):
> cat > /etc/modprobe.d/b43.conf
> modprobe b43
> Then restarted computer. The module failed to load. On attempting the
> usual command, a new error occurred:
> modprobe b43
> libkmod: kmod_config_parse: /etc/modprobe.d/b43.conf line 1: ignoring
> bad line starting with 'modprobe'
> So, deleted the 'b43.conf' file and loaded the module manually again.
> .

You should re-read the wiki section I pointed you to. That is not the
syntax of the configuration files for modules-load.d.

Also arch does not use /etc/modprobe.d, if you are not using Arch Linux
you are on your own.

Mauro Santos

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