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Re: Kernel modules mini-policy?

Hamish Moffatt <hamish@debian.org> writes:

> More useful is providing source in /usr/src/modules which can be built
> with "make-kpkg modules_image". pcmcia-source does this; when I built a kernel
> on my notebook, I just run "make-kpkg kernel_image .." then "modules_image"
> and get the kernel-image package and a pcmcia package ready to install.
> I think the ALSA package does the same.

ALSA tries to, but doesn't quite work yet.  It doesn't pass KSRC and
KVERS to the configure step among other things.  I've filed bugs,
though I'm sure the maintainer will want to do something more
sophisticated with KSRC and KVERS.

Rob Browning <rlb@cs.utexas.edu> PGP=E80E0D04F521A094 532B97F5D64E3930

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