Frustrated question with insmod

Wolfgang Grandegger wg at
Sun Feb 17 23:28:12 EST 2008

Bruce_Leonard at wrote:
> Sorry if this is the wrong place to post this question.  I'm developing a 
> NAND flash driver and I need to do some detailed dubugging using GDB with 
> a BDI2K.  According to the Denx web site, to find out the address that the 
> module is loading at you load it using the -m parameter to insmod (i.e., 
> "insmod -m mymodule").  However, every version of insmod I've tried 
> doesn't recognize ANY options much less -m.  Can anyone please point me in 
> the right direction, or give me another way of knowing what the load 
> address of my module is?

# cat /sys/module/<name>/sections/.text

Do not forget to enable CONFIG_KALLSYMS.


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