[Breezy] Boot error messages

Frank McCormick fmccormick at videotron.ca
Wed Sep 28 13:21:45 UTC 2005

On Wed, 28 Sep 2005 08:37:58 +0100
Eamonn Sullivan <eamonn.sullivan at gmail.com> wrote:

> In the last kernel update, I started getting a series of error
> messages on boot in the form:
> insmod: error inserting 'FILENAME': -1 File exists.
> The files are all in /lib/modules/2.6.12-9-686/kernel/drivers/video.
> They are: consolebitblit.ko, consolefont.ko, consoletileblit.ko,
> consolefbcon.ko, cfbcoprea.ko, cfbfilect.ko, cfbimgt.ko and
> softcour.ko
> (Sorry for the odd way of listing them. I don't seem to have a boot
> log, or at least not in /var/log , and an fgrep confirms that these
> lines don't appear in any log file located there. I have to retype
> them by switching from tty 1 and 7.)
> I have intel i810 on-board graphics. The system seems unaffected. X
> loads and everything is working fine, as far as I can see. Is it
> something to worry about, is anyone seeing this?
> -Eamonn

I was wondering about this this morning - I get the exact same thing.



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