Bug ID 912961: Depmod errors during SmartNIC post_install

Last Modified: Oct 24, 2023

Affected Product(s):
BIG-IP All(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
15.1.0,,,,,, 15.1.1, 15.1.2,, 15.1.3,, 15.1.4,, 15.1.5,, 15.1.6,, 15.1.7, 15.1.8,,, 15.1.9,, 15.1.10,, 16.0.0,, 16.0.1,,, 16.1.0, 16.1.1, 16.1.2,,, 16.1.3,,,,,, 16.1.4,

Opened: May 29, 2020

Severity: 3-Major


When viewing the output of the SmartNIC Orchestrator's startup logs, you see the following errors: Running the post_install script: depmod: ERROR: fstatat(4, altera-asmip2.ko.xz): No such file or directory depmod: ERROR: fstatat(4, avmmi-bmc.ko.xz): No such file or directory


Errors are logged, but they are benign and are a normal part of the start-up process. They can be safely ignored.


These messages are emitted during SmartNIC Orchestrator start-up.



Fix Information


Behavior Change

Guides & references

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