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FW: Debian kernel updates for Cell platforms

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> Date: Wed, 28 May 2008 11:31:37 +0200
> To: thegame4121982@msn.com
> CC: debian-powerpc@lists.debian.org
> Subject: Re: Debian kernel updates for Cell platforms
> From: sven@powerlinux.fr
> On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 08:54:06PM -0400, Norberto Feliberty wrote:
> > Hi, I didn't know that there were more than one set of kernel modules. I thought that the kernel modules were contained in the linux-headers deb packages. Norberto
> >
> > > Date: Mon, 26 May 2008 10:54:24 +0200> To: thegame4121982@msn.com> CC: debian-powerpc@lists.debian.org> Subject: Re: Debian kernel updates for Cell platforms> From: sven@powerlinux.fr> > On Mon, May 26, 2008 at 03:27:23AM -0400, Norberto Feliberty wrote:> > Hi, I have some questions on your new kernel for Debian. I see that you have updated to and you have a deb file for the kernel image but not for the kernel modules. Being that I build a kernel from source and made a deb for the kernel modules, how would I install the kernel modules you have made to test out? I can't really help with testing the kernel on other ppc64 as the ps3 is the only ppc platform I have but it may help me fix a problem I am having with playing VCDs in VLC as I may have done something wrong when I build the kernel from source. Thanks. Norberto> > Which kernel modules do you speak about ? The kernel modules should be> part of the linux-image .deb package, and so it should be self> contained.> > Please forward this mail to the debian-powerpc list, as i am being> censored.> > Friendly,> > Sven Luther
> > _________________________________________________________________
> The modules are contained in the linux-image packages, the linux-header
> packages only contain the needed header files for building out-of-tree
> modules.
> Please forward this to the list, as i am being censored.
> Friendly,
> Sven Luther

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