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in which folder and which file?
Doesn't matter, just point point the insmod cmd to where it is located in /data
 
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in which folder and which file?
I just created a folder name CIFs in /data and put the two .ko files in it. Then in init.d I created a file that looked like :

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insmod /data/CIFs/slow-work.ko
insmod /data/CIFs/cifs.ko


But, just as dasunsrule32 stated, it doesn't matter what folder you use as long as your file points to the one you are using.
 
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Awesomeness. Worked out great. Just as grendel905 stated I threw the .ko modules into a folder in /data and threw a script into init.d. They now load at boot. Just an fyi for ppl this method will not work if you are using a stock 2.2 kernel. You either need to be using voodoo or one of TW's kernels with the modified init.rc.
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I've released Mount Manager on the android market that will allow you to load these modules on your device automatically (without having to edit any files). It can load them when the device boots, or when the app starts.

It also can manage your cifs/nfs shares too. Allowing you to mount/unmount them. You can also set them to auto mount when the device boots, when the application starts or when connected to wifi.

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So here's the problem im having. Both modules load fine and I've confirmed they are loaded, but when I try and mount anything, mount says cifs is an invalid argument for type.

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What are you using to mount? An app or from the shell?

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First I tried mount manager and when that failed I did it myself from a term.

Double checked that slow-work and cifs modules are loaded...

Here is terminal...

mount -t cifs //192.168.1.12/d /mnt/sdcard/sd
mount: Invalid argument
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Doesn't matter where I try to mount to...

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Nm, wasn't paying attention to case for my share name.. works. Thanks



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First I tried mount manager and when that failed I did it myself from a term.

Double checked that slow-work and cifs modules are loaded...

Here is terminal...

mount -t cifs //192.168.1.12/d /mnt/sdcard/sd
mount: Invalid argument
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Doesn't matter where I try to mount to...

Chris

Nm, wasn't paying attention to case for my share name.. works. Thanks



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you should be able to do this and not have to worry about the case of your shares:

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mount -t cifs //192.168.1.12/d /mnt/sdcard/sd -o nocase
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Default nfs.ko

has anyone been able to create a nfs.ko module?

Thanks to the directions here I was able to create a loading cifs.ko for the Firebird SGS / GT-I9010 Kernel, but my nfs.ko built with the same process wouldn't load.

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