Loading of modules during boot

Loading of modules during boot

Post by Andreas Bon » Sat, 11 Dec 1999 04:00:00

Open the file /etc/fstab ( e.g. with pico ) and verify if you have in your
line for the zip drive the auto entry for boot. Also check if the modul for
zip support is loaded automatically or if it is implemented as a modul.
Have fun.

>Subject: Loading of modules during boot
>Date: Thu, 2 Dec 1999 22:52:26 +0100

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>I'm wondering why my SCSI-zip isn't mounted during boot. All I get is
>         ...
>         scsi : 0 host.
>         scsi : detected total.
>         ...

>Also if I mount it manually (mount -t vfat /dev/sda4 /zip) I only get
>         mount : the kernel does not recognize /dev/sda4 as a block
>                 device (maybe 'insmod driver' ?)

>If I load the driver for my Adaptec 2940U manually (modprobe aic7xxx)
>everything is okay. But where did I make the mistake which prevents
>loading of the driver during boot?

>O. Wyss

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