Subject: Re: pf + current-GENERIC
To: Peter Postma <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Dheeraj Reddy <email@example.com>
Date: 02/14/2006 05:16:14
On 2/14/06, Peter Postma <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> > On Mon, 13 Feb 2006, matthew sporleder wrote:
> >>> What does your /etc/lkm.conf contain?
> >> /usr/lkm/pf.o - - - -
> >> AFTERMOUNT
> > That appears to be part of the problem.
> > AFTERMOUNT is done by lkm3 rc.d script and is after pf.
> Indeed, this is a problem.
> Matthew, can you try replacing AFTERMOUNT with BEFORENET ?
> That should solve your problem. This will not work when /usr is mounted
> via the network, but I can't think of a better solution now.
> > The kernel modules are on /usr which is not loaded until the networking=
> > all started up. But pf is ordered before the networking.
> > current-users: Why are the kernel modules located in /usr? It seems lik=
> > /lkm would be better. (Disk space issue?)
> Good question. AFAIK FreeBSD has the modules also in the root file
> system (i believe is was /modules). Maybe we should do this too.
> Peter Postma
there is an rc.conf variable 'critical_filesystems_local' that helps
in this regard.