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anil_cdac 04-08-2011 07:06 AM

how to check modinfo of installed modules
 
hi all,

I have a doubt, suppose i have a module having different versions.I have installed one of these module, now i want to check module info of installed module, Is there any way to check it?

Thanks in advance,

Regards,
anil_cdac

Brains 04-08-2011 07:12 AM

All information regarding modules will be in files and subdirectories of /lib/modules/<uname-r>/

dinkus223 06-04-2011 09:33 PM

Make sure its installed using Brains guidance. You can run lsmod to verify that the module is loaded, if not run modprobe to load the module:

Code:

modprobe moduleName
If it is loaded run modinfo on module and it will give you a rundown:

Code:

modinfo moduleName


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