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Bug 3068

Summary: rc.sysinit sometimes incorrectly tries to load sound modules
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Adam Spiers <redhat>
Component: initscriptsAssignee: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Description Adam Spiers 1999-05-26 15:35:36 UTC
In /etc/rc.d/rc.sysinit, the line:
   if grep -s -q "^alias sound" /etc/conf.modules ; then
should have a space after 'sound', otherwise sometimes
it will incorrectly do a modprobe sound.  For example,
I use ALSA rather than OSS, so my /etc/conf.modules contains
the line:
   alias sound-service-0-0 snd-mixer-oss
which would incorrectly trigger this modprobe.

The same applies for modprobe midi a few lines later.

Comment 1 Dale Lovelace 1999-05-27 20:08:59 UTC
Sounds reasonable. Bill?

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 1999-06-14 18:01:59 UTC
will be fixed in next initscripts release (4.21 or so...)