Get information about a running module

Use the “modinfo to get information about a running kernel module. For example, here is the results of running the command against the ext3 module:

# modinfo ext3
filename: /lib/modules/2.6.9-42.0.3.EL/kernel/fs/ext3/ext3.ko
author: Remy Card, Stephen Tweedie, Andrew Morton, Andreas Dilger, Theodore Ts’o and others
description: Second Extended Filesystem with journaling extensions
license: GPL
vermagic: 2.6.9-42.0.3.EL 686 REGPARM 4KSTACKS gcc-3.4
depends: jbd

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