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Old 12-28-2007, 04:06 AM   #1
anandkj
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lsmod listing


Hi,
I'd like to know on the basis of what does the "lsmod" command list the modules. That is, why a particular module (say the "iptable_filter" module) is shown first in the list.

Thanks in advance
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Old 12-28-2007, 05:13 AM   #2
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From the lsmod manual page:
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lsmod is a trivial program which nicely formats the contents of the /proc/modules, showing what kernel modules are currently loaded.
 
  


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