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Re: The default system module area path

On 10 August 2011 10:53, Marc Balmer <> wrote:
> Currently, we install kernel modules under the following path
> /stand/<arch>/<release>/<name>/<name>.kmod
> The duplication of the name probabably was meant to prevent escaping the
> path when a module name like ../../../foo was given on the commandline.
> I recently changed the module loading behaviour so that a module that is
> loaded from the default system module area must not, and can not,
> contain a path separator character.
> Therefore I suggest that we install modules into
> /stand/<arch>/<release>/<name>.kmod

Seems excessively sane... (+1)

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