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Re: packaging e1000e from intel

On Fri, Dec 05, 2008 at 04:43:47PM +0100, Vincent Danjean wrote:
>   Hi,
> Ben Hutchings wrote:
> > Instead of overwriting the module that comes with the kernel, you should
> > install the replacement in /lib/modules/$(KVER)/updates (depmod
> > automatically gives this directory higher priority).
>   It is not the first time I heard about priority for directories in
> /lib/modules/$(KVER). Do you know where I can find an authoritative
> information ? I did not see anything in depmod(8) nor in modules.dep(5).
You'll have to read the source code.


Ben Hutchings
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                                                               - John Lennon

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