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    SubjectRe: 2.4.0-pre5 Replacement for make modules_install
    On Tue, Aug 01, 2000 at 07:42:59AM +1000, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > The problem is that the new 3c59x.o supports both Cardbus and PCI/EISA
    > NICs. It is possibly unique in this respect.

    It is not, or at least not likely to be for long. The tulip driver
    also supports CardBus.

    > The PCMCIA package specifically looks in
    > /lib/modules/$(uname -r)/pcmcia and by default
    > it uses insmod, not modprobe.

    cardmgr has defaulted to using modprobe since version 3.1.15.

    > This is still pretty ugly and I'd be interested in
    > any suggestions for improvement.

    I don't see any completely satisfactory solution that doesn't use some
    sort of alias mechanism, either in modules.conf or in the PCMCIA
    config files.

    -- Dave

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