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Hi, Whats the proper way to strip a kernel module...I use "strip --strip-unneeded filename.ko" and it appears to work correctly...well it works much better than "strip filename.ko" which doesn't work ...
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    Whats the proper way to strip a kernel module...I use "strip --strip-unneeded filename.ko" and it appears to work correctly...well it works much better than "strip filename.ko" which doesn't work at all...thanks Geard4143

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    Well, in my experience, if it works, it is a right way to do the job (but not necessarily "the" right way.
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rubberman View Post
    Well, in my experience, if it works, it is a right way to do the job (but not necessarily "the" right way.
    When all else doesn't work...go with what you don't know...Gerard4143
    Make mine Arch Linux

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    Quote Originally Posted by gerard4143 View Post
    When all else doesn't work...go with what you don't know...Gerard4143
    I do that all the time! The joy of ignorance!
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rubberman View Post
    I do that all the time! The joy of ignorance!
    The path to knowledge is always paved with an uncomfortable ingnorance...Gerard4143
    Make mine Arch Linux

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