Boot Loader Conf

Gary Jennejohn gljennjohn at
Sun Dec 18 08:24:19 UTC 2011

On Sat, 17 Dec 2011 18:49:50 -0800
"Thomas D. Dean" <tomdean at> wrote:

> On Sun, 2011-12-18 at 04:36 +0800, Denise H. G. wrote:
> > 
> > Try to load them using kldload(8) and see what it says. You have to
> > provide more details, I think.
> I am sorry, I thought that was obvious from my original post.
> Yes, kldload works.  kldload finds the modules located as I indicated in
> my original post.
> I want the modules to be loaded at boot time not after login.
> It appears the loader is not looking at /boot/loader.conf.  There was
> some talk of moving this functionality (at least in part) to the rc.d
> functionality.  Has some of that started?

I load it in /etc/rc.local: /sbin/kldload /boot/modules/nvidia.ko

Gary Jennejohn

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