[OpenAFS] erasing a previous version

Derek Atkins warlord@MIT.EDU
Thu, 10 Nov 2005 19:57:43 -0500

(sorry if you receive this twice -- fixing the CC address)

Quoting Leland Hovey <rc44bob@yahoo.com>:

> I've found the start script, but how can I fix the
> kernel module problem:
> [root@aboba init.d]# ./openafs-client start
> Starting openafs-client: FATAL: Error inserting
> openafs
> (/lib/modules/2.6.12-1.1378_FC3/kernel/fs/openafs/openafs.ko):
> Invalid module format
> failed to load openafs kernel module.
>    [FAILED]

Um, are these the distributed RPMs or ones you built yourself?
Which openafs-kernel RPM(s) did you install?
I admit that this is a weird error.  What do you get from:

file /lib/modules/2.6.12-1.1378_FC3/kernel/fs/openafs/openafs.ko

> [root@aboba init.d]# uname -a
> Linux aboba.ecs.syr.edu 2.6.12-1.1378_FC3 #1 Wed Sep
> 14 04:24:31 EDT 2005 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux


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