Loading kernel modules for virtualbox via script
leslie at eskk.nu
Mon Dec 21 16:48:53 UTC 2009
On 2009-12-21 17:35, Rolf Nielsen wrote:
> Leslie Jensen wrote:
>> Following the suggestion here:
>> To load two kernel modules via a script in /etc/rc.d/
>> Produces the following:
>> WARNING: Ignoring old-style startup script /etc/rc.d/
>> I found the answer here:
>> I would like a suggestion on how to load the modules!
> Can't you load the modules from /boot/loader.conf? AFAIK VirtualBox
> places its modules in /boot/modules, which makes them loadable by
> load_modulename="YES" in /boot/loader.conf, where modulename should be
> replaced by the filename of the module(s), omitting the leading path and
> the .ko suffix, e.g. nvidia_load=YES" loads /boot/modules/nvidia.ko.
I read in the same post that the loading order was important, and the
way I understood it was that, if I load via loader.conf I could not be
sure that the order is correct!
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