Re: missing net modules

Zlatko Calusic (
10 Sep 1997 18:48:37 +0200

jafo <> writes:

> after a bonehead move on my part, I went out and got for the second time
> a number
> of RPMs to upgrade from RH 2.0.27 to 2.0.30 I thought I got all the
> RPMs I did the
> first time but... The kernel builds successfully but when the system
> boots,
> modprobe complains: can't locate module net-pf-4 and -5. The
> network works
> ok the first time it is started but after the ppp link goes down pppd
> just hangs
> on trying to restart it. So how do I figure out what the missing
> modules are, and
> if they are related to the pppd problem?

Put these lines in /etc/conf.modules:

alias net-pf-3 off
alias net-pf-4 off
alias net-pf-5 off

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