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Re: Packaging a module that overwrites kernel-provided files

On Wed Jun 18, 2008 at 10:41:13 -0430, Ernesto Hernandez-Novich wrote:

> Been there, done that, doesnt't work for these machines. The problem has
> to do with the interaction of the card with IBM's IPMI controller, and
> requires the latest Broadcom drivers.

  What you want to do is install the Etch xen packages, then use
 a "diversion" to move the modules which are replaced out of the way.

  See here for an old, simple, example:


  That's probably enough to point you in the right direction.


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