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Find Information About a Kernel Module

modinfo command is used to find more information about a Linux Kernel module.

Modules provide additional features that are not provided by kernel by default. For example, you have a Graphics card that is not supported by kernel by default, you will need to load a module to support it.

On CloudLinux server LVE is loaded as a module. To list all module, run lsmod command.

root@server20 [~]# lsmod | grep lve
kmodlve               145326  4 
root@server20 [~]#

To find more information about module kmodlve, run

modinfo kmodlve


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