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Re: Adding a module to initramfs-tools/modules?

On Wednesday 03 December 2008, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> Samuel Thibault, le Tue 02 Dec 2008 23:58:05 +0100, a écrit :
> > > If it can be done, the best place to do this would be in a
> > > post-base-installer.d hook script. However, that may too early
> > > because at that point the kernel is not selected yet, so you may
> > > not be able to install the correct kernel module package yet.
> >
> > Mmm, the correct module package installation could be left in the
> > finish-install.d hook script.
> Ah but then it won't be available for initramfs construction, grmbl.

Right. I'm starting to think though that we probably should have some 
mechanism in base-installer to allow packages to pre-register that they 
want a module package installed matching the selected kernel.
That could then be used by both partman-crypto and speakup.

A proposals with a patch that implements something like that would be 


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