How can I tell which version of CIFs is in the kernel if CIFs module isn’t loaded?

I need to determine the CIFs version that exists in my kernel, but the CIFs module isn’t loaded. my-user@ip-XX-XX-XX-XX:~$ modinfo kernel/fs/cifs.ko modinfo: ERROR: Module kernel/fs/cifs.ko not found. When I run find /lib/modules/$(uname -r) -type f -name ‘*.ko*’ in the list of results I see /lib/modules/4.15.0-1058-aws/kernel/fs/cifs/cifs.ko How can I find out what version of cifs.ko exists,…

PHP Warning: Module compiled with module API=X, {but} PHP compiled with module API=Y, These options need to match, in Unknown on line 0

My hosting company (BlueHost) supports a range of PHP versions, from 5.6 up to 7.3. Somehow I’m getting a nonfunctional mix of 5.2 and 7.3 — both attempting to run at the same time. Whenever I try having no PHP version specified in the .htaccess in the /public_html folder, PHP version 5.2.17 is shown as…

Using JRoute to generate component SEF URL without a menu item id

Currently JRoute generates URLs for my component which look like this https://mysite.com/component/mycomponent/xxx, where I’m handling xxx in my component’s router. Instead I’d like JRoute to generate a URL for the same location with https://mysite.com/myseflocation/xxx. I’ve found four ways of achieving what I want, but I don’t find any of them particularly satisfactory. All of my…

Slow transfer/write speed to USB 3 flash. What are all possible solutions?

Please see the following screenshot of transferring to a USB 3 sandisk flash drive: This has been asked before but the answers didn’t help. They always suggest changing this: echo $((16*1024*1024)) > /proc/sys/vm/dirty_background_bytes echo $((48*1024*1024)) > /proc/sys/vm/dirty_bytes but this time, it does nothing for me. The xfer starts out somewhat fast and then slows to…