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RedHat 9 (Linux i386) - man page for delete_module (redhat section 2)

DELETE_MODULE(2)		       Linux Module Support			 DELETE_MODULE(2)

NAME
       delete_module - delete a loadable module entry

SYNOPSIS
       #include <linux/module.h>

       int delete_module(const char *name);

DESCRIPTION
       delete_module  attempts	to  remove an unused loadable module entry.  If name is NULL, all
       unused modules marked auto-clean will be removed.  This system call is only  open  to  the
       superuser.

RETURN VALUE
       On success, zero is returned.  On error, -1 is returned and errno is set appropriately.

ERRORS
       EPERM  The user is not the superuser.

       ENOENT No module by that name exists.

       EINVAL name was the empty string.

       EBUSY  The module is in use.

       EFAULT name is outside the program's accessible address space.

SEE ALSO
       create_module(2), init_module(2), query_module(2).

Linux					   26 Dec 1996				 DELETE_MODULE(2)


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