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Bug 45167 - Can't use sndconfig to set up sound after upgrading modutils.
Can't use sndconfig to set up sound after upgrading modutils.
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sndconfig (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-06-20 14:58 EDT by Chris Kloiber
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:21 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-06-20 14:58:07 EDT
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Description Chris Kloiber 2001-06-20 14:58:03 EDT
Description of Problem:

Since the modutils package started requiring the use of /etc/modules.conf
instead of /etc/conf.modules, sndconfig is broken since it writes only to
/etc/conf.modules. This should be a trivial fix, but an errata package
would be nice.

How Reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:

Run sndconfig to install a soud card after upgrading modutils. 

Actual Results:

Seems to work, but writes to /etc/conf.modules. Subsequent attempts to run
sndconfig fail, and cause error messages at boot stating that
/etc/conf.modules is depreciated and ignored.

Expected Results:

Sndconfig should correctly update /etc/modules.conf
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-06-20 15:17:37 EDT

If you're requiring modules.conf, you're running the *wrong* modutils for 6.2.

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