Bug 16608 - /etc/cron.d/kmod is evil!
Summary: /etc/cron.d/kmod is evil!
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: modutils
Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael K. Johnson
QA Contact:
: 55764 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2000-08-19 21:36 UTC by Kenneth Topp
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-10-03 17:45:13 UTC

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Description Kenneth Topp 2000-08-19 21:36:39 UTC
rmmod -as every ten minutes? random stalls?  What is this, debian?

Please comment this out.  it's saves little ram, and is a hassle to the end
user experience.  I'm running pinstripe + latest rpm's.

Comment 1 Kenneth Topp 2000-10-03 17:45:11 UTC
I want to update the severity, as this isn't that important (work around is just
to comment out the cron job).  I just think that as hardware pops in and out of
the system, the freeze on an rmmod is not worth the 20k of memory gained, by

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2001-11-06 16:00:21 UTC
/etc/cron.d/kmod is removed in 7.2.

Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2001-11-06 16:00:43 UTC
*** Bug 55764 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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