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MODUNLOAD(8)            NetBSD System Manager's Manual            MODUNLOAD(8)


NAME
modunload -- unload a kernel module
SYNOPSIS
modunload name ...
DESCRIPTION
The modunload utility unloads a loadable kernel module from a running system. name is name of the module to be unloaded, as shown by modstat(8). Builtin modules will not be unloaded from memory, but they will be dis- abled. They can be re-enabled using modload(8).
DIAGNOSTICS
The modunload utility exits with a status of 0 on success and with a nonzero status if an error occurs.
SEE ALSO
modctl(2), module(7), modload(8), modstat(8)
HISTORY
A modunload utility appeared in NetBSD 5.0. The modunload command was designed to be similar in functionality to the corresponding command in SunOS 4.1.3.
AUTHORS
Andrew Doran <ad@NetBSD.org>. NetBSD 9.99 September 12, 2016 NetBSD 9.99
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