lsmod(8) — Linux manual page


LSMOD(8)                            lsmod                           LSMOD(8)

NAME         top

       lsmod - Show the status of modules in the Linux Kernel

SYNOPSIS         top


DESCRIPTION         top

       lsmod is a trivial program which nicely formats the contents of the
       /proc/modules, showing what kernel modules are currently loaded.

COPYRIGHT         top

       This manual page originally Copyright 2002, Rusty Russell, IBM
       Corporation. Maintained by Jon Masters and others.

SEE ALSO         top

       insmod(8), modprobe(8), modinfo(8) depmod(8)

AUTHORS         top

       Jon Masters <>

       Lucas De Marchi <>

COLOPHON         top

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kmod                             11/01/2020                         LSMOD(8)

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