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I add this line alias ppp-compress-18 ppp_mppe to the /etc/modules.d/ppp file. # modules-update # modprobe ppp-compress-18 FATAL: Module ppp_compress_18 not found. # modprobe ppp_mppe $ lsmod Module Size Used by ...
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    FATAL: Module ppp_compress_18 not found


    I add this line
    alias ppp-compress-18 ppp_mppe
    to the /etc/modules.d/ppp file.

    # modules-update

    # modprobe ppp-compress-18
    FATAL: Module ppp_compress_18 not found.

    # modprobe ppp_mppe
    $ lsmod
    Module Size Used by
    ppp_mppe 12640 -
    via_rhine 19940 -

    # cat /proc/version
    Linux version 2.6.11-gentoo-r8 (root@rose) (gcc version 3.4.2 (Gentoo Linux 3.4.2-r2, ssp-3.4.1-1, pie-8.7.6.5)) #7 Fri May 13 20:52:58 UTC 2005

    How to fix this "Module ppp_compress_18 not found" problem?

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    Re: FATAL: Module ppp_compress_18 not found

    Quote Originally Posted by powah
    I add this line
    alias ppp-compress-18 ppp_mppe
    to the /etc/modules.d/ppp file.

    # modules-update

    # modprobe ppp-compress-18
    FATAL: Module ppp_compress_18 not found.

    # modprobe ppp_mppe
    $ lsmod
    Module Size Used by
    ppp_mppe 12640 -
    via_rhine 19940 -

    # cat /proc/version
    Linux version 2.6.11-gentoo-r8 (root@rose) (gcc version 3.4.2 (Gentoo Linux 3.4.2-r2, ssp-3.4.1-1, pie-8.7.6.5)) #7 Fri May 13 20:52:58 UTC 2005

    How to fix this "Module ppp_compress_18 not found" problem?
    I have little or no clue of the specific problem BUT I noticed the "alias" stmt at the top used dashes "-" while the error message uses underscores "_" - do make sure the syntax/name is correct? FWIW...

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