where is modprobe.conf?

Björn Krombholz fox.box at gmail.com
Mon May 9 21:56:28 UTC 2005

On 5/9/05, Tristan <tristan at silesia.linux.org.pl> wrote:
>  I'm trying to change my MDK to (k)ubuntu. I have got modules.conf or
> modprobe.conf in my MDK. Where is it in (k)ubuntu? I need it to set bttv
> options.

Hi, modprobe.conf has become obsolete with recent versions of
module-init-tools. You can simply create a file including your
settings in /etc/modprobe.d/, f.e. local-aliases or something else.
You can edit the existing files as well but those might be changed on

see man modprobe


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