Automatic module insert in boot time

Mulyadi Santosa mulyadi.santosa at
Mon Sep 26 04:04:26 EDT 2011

Hi Yacob...

2011/9/26 Yacob Hassidim <yacobh at>:
> ________________________________
> Hello everyone,
> I ask for help to insert/install module automatically in boot time.
> I use Ubuntu 11.04.
> I try to insert a module automatically in boot time.
> I added the name of my module (hello) to the file /etc/modules.

I don't think that is the place.

Boot time? perhaps better to put your modprobe/insmod calling your
module in something like rc.local, or manually modify your
initrd/initramfs so that it load your module earlier.


Mulyadi Santosa
Freelance Linux trainer and consultant


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