[SATLUG] rmmod and insmod commands

Todd W. Bucy toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Sat May 23 10:17:59 CDT 2009


to start

sudo modprobe <module>

to remove
 
sudo rmmod <module>


look at the man pages for both command on your distro they have the
proper syntax

Todd

On Sat, 2009-05-23 at 10:09 -0500, Michael wrote:
> Jeremy Mann wrote:
> > Michael, that is a soundcard module not a video card, but to remove
> > them you need to find what other modules are using that device. Since
> > it is a soundcard, I'd start with the snd-* modules and work your way
> > down.
> 
> But that doesn't answer my question.  ;-)
> 
> How to I stop and restart the modules once I find them?



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