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Old 04-28-2009, 07:25 AM   #1
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Unhappy removing ip_queue module

hi all
i can not remove ip_queue module
[root@soltani soltani]# modprobe -r ip_queue
it says

FATAL: Module ip_queue is in use.

what can i do???
Old 04-28-2009, 07:34 AM   #2
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You might be able to remove the module by using the force (-f) switch in the command. That said, if the module is being used by the kernel, yanking it out could cause you problems. Use this with caution.

modprobe -rf ip_queue

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