Posted Aug 23, 2009 22:17 UTC (Sun) by mjg59 (subscriber, #23239)
In reply to: localmodconfig by dirtyepic
Parent article: In brief
We don't generally automatically unload unused modules these days, especially since there's no good way to tell the difference between an unused module and one that's in use but has a reference count of zero. Anything that's loaded at boot is probably still loaded.