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module issue?


At Thu, 24 May 2018 11:43:35 +0200 "Ubuntu user technical support,  not for general discussions" <ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com> wrote:

> 
> On Thu, 24 May 2018 10:35:33 +0200, Oliver Grawert wrote:
> >this is not an ubuntu kernel, where did you get it from ?
> 
> This seems to be a kernel for a Raspberry Pi, see
> 
> https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/83329/linux-modules-mismatch-version?utm_medium=organic&utm_source=google_rich_qa&utm_campaign=google_rich_qa
> 
> Those Raspberry Pi techies are seemingly missing basic Linux
> troubleshooting skills, perhaps they should consider to start with an
> averaged Linux computer first, instead of using a Raspberry Pi.
> 
> Since the OP is booted to 4.9.80 and the modules are for 4.14.34, it's
> most likely the issue mentioned by Nils. A kernel was updated and
> perhaps the older running kernel was removed, but it was not rebooted.

The Raspberry Pi kernel update removes/replaces the older kernel and its
modules, unlike either the Ubuntu or RHEL/CentOS kerne updates, which
*install* the new kernel along side the old kernel.  It is a "weird" thing to 
do, but a reboot will likely solve the OP's problem.

> 
> Instead of posting a lot of irrelevant output, it might be worth to run
> 
>   apt list --installed 'linux*'; lsb_release -a
> 
> Regards,
> Ralf
> 
> 

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