23. Kernel

23.1. Commands

Table 23.1. Kernel

Command

Type

Description

modprobe

Add and remove modules from the Linux Kernel

uname -a

uname -r

uname

print system information

uname

get name and information about current kernel

mkinitramfs

low-level tool for generating an initramfs image

rmmod

Simple program to remove a module from the Linux Kernel

lsmod

Show the status of modules in the Linux Kernel