kmod - tools for managing Linux kernel modules

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name kmod
Package version 18
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 274 B
Download size 84.21 KB
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This package contains a set of programs for loading, inserting, and
removing kernel modules for Linux.
It replaces module-init-tools.


Package Version Architecture Repository
kmod_18-3_i386.deb 18 i386 Debian Main
kmod - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.17
libkmod2 = 18-3
lsb-base >= 3.0-6


Name Value
module-init-tools << 4


Type URL
Binary Package kmod_18-3_amd64.deb
Source Package kmod

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install kmod deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install kmod




2014-09-27 - Marco d'Itri <>
kmod (18-3) unstable; urgency=high
* postinst: do not use autodie. (Closes: #762974)
* postinst: do not create an empty etc-modules-parameters.conf.
2014-09-17 - Marco d'Itri <>
kmod (18-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* postinst: move any modules parameters from /etc/modules to a new
/etc/modprobe.d/etc-modules-parameters.conf file. (Closes: #627949)
* initramfs-hook: do not fail if /lib/modprobe.d/ is empty.
* Add the man page for kmod(8). (Closes: #665873)
* Document depmod --show in depmod(8). (Closes: #687435)
2014-06-21 - Marco d'Itri <>
kmod (18-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2014-05-04 - Marco d'Itri <>
kmod (17-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Build-Depend on gtk-doc-tools. (Closes: #747005)
2014-05-01 - Marco d'Itri <>
kmod (17-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Declared that kmod Breaks oss-compat 4. (Closes: #736748)
* Merged the few useful directives from the alsa-base package and added
a versioned Breaks to force it to be unistalled.
2014-01-02 - Marco d'Itri <>
kmod (16-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Always Build-Depend on xsltproc. (Closes: #733760)
2013-12-31 - Marco d'Itri <>
kmod (16-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release. (Closes: #716739)
+ Improves error messages. (Closes: #676387)
+ Fixes modprobe -f. (Closes: #720599)
* Added an example to modules(5), patch by Regid Ichira. (Closes: #711468)
2013-04-07 - Marco d'Itri <>
kmod (9-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added backported patch dot_kcmdline: correctly parse kcmdline parameters 
containing a dot. (Closes: #689872)
* Added backported patch bad_alias_assertion: stop modprobe from aborting 
from an assertion because of some invalid but common configuration
directives. (Closes: #674110)
* Removed the nfs4 alias from aliases.conf as requested by the kernel 
team. (Closes: #683972)
* Removed the unnecessary build-dependency on perl. (Closes: #697750)
2012-08-27 - Marco d'Itri <>
kmod (9-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Backported upstream fixes to make modprobe work like in module-init-tools
and not load a blacklisted module even if modprobe is invoked with one of
its aliases.
* Report an error when some .bin files do not exist. (Closes: #684901)
* Really build the udeb with -Os -fomit-frame-pointer.
2012-06-25 - Marco d'Itri <>
kmod (9-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.

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