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HI all

ive tryed installing my wirless card from some instructions and have told linux to load ndiswrapper at boot time


this is the way i did it
yast
sysconfig editor

i then expanded system /kernal then MODULES_LOADED_ON_BOOT

but when i now boot linux it says regestery interupted

i can get into the terminal window but in there how do i remove this from boot time to get linux working again

all help appriciated
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man chkconfig

If you:

chkconfig --list

you will get a list of all the processes that are run at startup.

Find the one you want to remove and:

chkconfig --del name

or remove for specific run levels if you need to.

It may be worth looking at you r /etc/modules.conf or /etc/modprobe.conf to check whether you need to removev any reference to the module concerned there as well.

HTH:)
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HI thanks

done as you said but can't see ndiswrapper anywhere in the list

any more help please


Thanks in advance
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It'll be wlan rather than ndis - Sorry should have made that a little more clear

HTH:)
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the display i get just before it goes no further and pauses

www.teamconsole.co.uk/help.jpg

thanks all hellp appriciated
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Login as root ( superuser)
Edit  /etc/sysconfig/kernel    (you can use either gedit or nano/pico editors) and adjust  
entry reffering to ndiswwrapper in  MODULES_LOADED_ON_BOOT

The debug screen you posted clearly states ndiswrapper module is NOT SUPPORTED by Novel
so you should probably uninstall it
BTW you are running ndiswrapper version 1.10 ( use to come with SuSE stock DVD/CD set) and latest version ndiswrapper is 1.17

Here's what you can do with yast in CLI ( command line/text mode):
Running YAST Online Update From The Command-line
http://www.novell.com/coolsolutions/trench/16345.html

Type in  terminal window  yast to open YAST in text mode :
http://admin.certcities.com/certimages/0605cc_yast_fig1.gif
or type yast -l to get the list of yast modules

then uninstall malfunctioning module ( ndiswrapper) and install latest version
Hopefully YAST will overwrite wrong configuration files too?!?

nedvis







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Thanks

when i done the above how do i update or re-install the latest verion of ndiswrapper

thanks
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