Michel Dänzer wrote:
> Jörn Nettingsmeier wrote:
> > > > since i'm using kmod, i would have expected the Xserver to send a
> > > > request to the kernel which would make kmod load the drm module.
> > > > obviously, this is not the case. imho, it's somewhat
> > > > counter-intuitive that X uses modprobe to accomplish this.
> > > >
> > > > i worked around the problem by creating symbolic links, but this is
> > > > definitely not what linus had in mind when he decided to clean up
> > > > the lib/modules tree :)
> Sorry if this is obvious, but if X uses modprobe, the real solution would be
> to upgrade modutils to 2.3.14 (IIRC) or later, which handle the new module
> locations fine.
modprobe version 2.3.17
i upgraded recently. anyway, since modutils are updated almost
weekly, i will get the latest release and check.