Bug#521515: linux-headers-2.6.29-1-amd64: please restore symlinks into -common
severity 521515 wishlist
tags 521515 wontfix
On Fri, Mar 27, 2009 at 09:02:04PM -0400, Aaron M. Ucko wrote:
> As of 2.6.29-1, that no longer
> holds, causing trouble for packages such as openafs-modules-source that
> don't entirely defer to the kbuild framework.
There is no reliable way to detect the include paths of the kernel
without using kbuild.
> but would appreciate it if you could please reinstate
> the symlinks in the flavor-specific linux-headers packages.
Nope. At least not until you show that it breaks the _documented_ usage.
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