Re: 2.1.72/3: boot problems

Myrdraal (
Sat, 20 Dec 1997 11:50:57 -0500

On Sat, Dec 20, 1997 at 10:59:55AM -0500, Bill Hawes wrote:
> Try making CONFIG_UNIX=y instead of m. Someone posted an analysis of the
> problem -- it seems there's a Catch 22 because loading a module needs
> CONFIG_UNIX to communicate with kerneld.
For what it's worth, my system has been happily using CONFIG_UNIX as a module
since the capability was there. I get the 'ouch' commend about kerneld, but
after that everything works nicely.
You DO haveto add 'alias net-pf-1 unix' to /etc/modules.conf, though.