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Re: not running depmod at boot time

#include <hallo.h>
* Jörg Sommer [Sat, May 27 2006, 10:59:39PM]:

> > No, they don't. At least my packages call it only if `uname -r` ==
> > target version. When you drop the depmod run, and someone installs a new
> > kernel together with accompanying module packages and only THEN reboots,
> > the modules.dep* files won't be updated.
> Why the kernel does not run depmod? Either the modules package or the
> kernel package is the last one. Marco had explained in one of his mails
> how to run depmod for a kernel version != `uname -r`. Why this does not
> work for you?
> Good night, Jörg.

Causality?! Because it was an answer to the same message that you quote?!


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