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Old 01-17-2003, 07:11 AM   #1
LordChaos
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Question Load module(s) at boot time


Hi,

I'd like to load the ip_conntrack module and the ip_conntrack_ftp module at boot time since I need them for my passive ftp server. I am able to load the modules into the kernel, but where do I specify these modules have to be loaded at boot time ?
What's the easiest way to do this ?

Thanks,

Eric
 
Old 01-17-2003, 12:35 PM   #2
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One way i know and i only know
/etc/rc.d/rc.sysinit or some file with name alike.
In this file(it's the bootup shell script control the whole boot process, mount root filesystem, load drivers, etc), u can specify the module u want to load.
 
Old 01-18-2003, 04:28 PM   #3
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Also try /etc/modules.conf. I think this is processed at boot time.
 
  


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