Re: (resolved) Re: Can't locate module net-pf-4/5

Regis Duchesne (
29 Jan 1997 17:16:20 +0100

"B. James Phillippe" <bryan@Terran.ORG> writes:

> The workaround is to add the following lines to your /etc/modules.conf.
> alias net-pf-4 off # Comment out IPX
> alias net-pf-5 off # Comment out Appletalk
As you said, it's just a workaround.

The mini-kerneld howto states that ifconfig is buggy and asks kerneld
to load net-pf-4 even if you don't need it. If it is true, is anyone
working on a real fix for ifconfig?

Regis "HPReg" DUCHESNE - Engineering Student at ***** ******** *****
       (O o)             I use Linux & 3Com (1135 Kb/s over 10Mb/s ethernet)