[arch-projects] [PATCH] init: leverage blacklisting in /run/modprobe.d

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Thu Jun 2 16:57:18 EDT 2011

Am 02.06.2011 22:38, schrieb Dave Reisner:
> On Thu, Jun 02, 2011 at 09:59:09PM +0200, Thomas Bächler wrote:
>> This is still too much. I said earlier that disablemodules= is not
>> supported anymore, so this code needs to be removed, I just forgot.
> Could you expand on this or point me to your post? I realize that we
> can't support load_modules=off with load-modules.sh gone, but I'm not
> gripping the reason that $disablemodules needs to go away as well. Isn't
> this is part of the reason /run/modprobe.d now exists?

This syntax used to be supported for blacklisting from initscripts/udev,
but now it is not. There are mechanisms for blacklisting from the
command line (see Tom's post on arch-dev-public). Still supporting
disablemodules= in initramfs is inconsistent.

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