[Grml] Strange messages when performing "modprobe"

Michael Prokop mika at grml.org
Tue Jun 2 00:05:41 CEST 2009

* Hermann <meinelisten at onlinehome.de> [20090526 14:29]:

> when I perform a "modprobe", I get the following strange messages:

> WARNING: All config files need .conf: /etc/modprobe.d/rng-tools, it will
> be ignored in a future release.
> What does this mean?

It means what it says: the config file need to be renamed in the
long run for a future release of module-init-tools.
See http://blog.bofh.it/debian/id_236

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