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.Dd April 8, 1999
.Dt KMODUNLOAD 8
.Os FreeBSD
.Sh NAME
.Nm kmodunload
.Nd stops and unloads a kernel module
.Sh SYNOPSIS
.Nm kmodunload
.Op Fl v
.Fl i Ar id
.Nm kmodunload
.Op Fl v
.Fl n Ar name
.Sh DESCRIPTION
.Nm kmodunload
is deprecated; use
.Xr kextunload 8 ,
instead.
.Pp
The
.Nm kmodunload
utility stops and unloads a kernel module which was previously loaded with
.Xr kmodload 8 .
.Pp
The following options are available:
.Bl -tag -width indentXX
.\" ==========
.It Fl i Ar id
Unload the kernel module with this ID.
.\" ==========
.It Fl n Ar name
Unload the kernel module with this name.
.\" ==========
.It Fl v
Be more verbose.
.El
.Sh DIAGNOSTICS
The
.Nm kmodunload
utility exits with a status of 0 on success
and with a nonzero status if an error occurs.
.Sh SEE ALSO
.Xr kmodload 8 ,
.Xr kmodstat 8 ,
.Xr kmodsyms 8
.Sh HISTORY
The
.Nm kmodunload
command is based on the command kldunload, written by
.An Doug Rabson Aq dfr@FreeBSD.org