[mythtv-users] Where should my load kernel module command go?

David George david at thegeorges.us
Thu Jun 14 15:52:58 UTC 2007

On 06/14/2007 11:09 AM, David Segall wrote:
> I followed the instructions at 
> <http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/LCDproc> to get my Antec Fusion 
> VFD to work. In order to complete the task I needed to load the driver 
> which I did by adding the line "/sbin/modprobe lirc_imon" to the file 
> /etc/rc.local. Now, when the LCDd is started during the boot sequence it 
> fails because it cannot find /dev/lcd0 and asks "Did you load the iMON 
> VFD module?". If I start LCDd after the boot sequence it starts as 
> expected. I assume my problem is that the "modprobe lirc_imon"" is in 
> the wrong initialisation file. Where should it be?
If it is needed by the LCDd script you could always add it there.

Thing to remember is rc.local is run after all the other scripts have 


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