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Old 10-16-2004, 08:13 PM   #1
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lsmod and depmod

I was trying to get a 802.11b wireless card to work in RedHat 9, but when I typed "lsmod" I got the message "bash: lsmod: command not found" the same thing happened when I typed depmod. I think my problem is that these programs are just not installed. How do I install these files? I looked in the Add/Remove programs thing for RedHat 9, but I didn't find those two programs.
Old 10-16-2004, 09:13 PM   #2
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The thing is, they're in /sbin, which probably is outside your PATH environment variable. Try "su -" or simply /sbin/depmod and /sbin/lsmod
Luck with the card!
Old 10-17-2004, 12:18 AM   #3
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Thanks I'll try that.


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