[Yum-devel] kernel-module, fedorakmod plugin status

Christoph Thiel cthiel at suse.de
Wed May 10 06:35:41 UTC 2006


On Wed, 10 May 2006, seth vidal wrote:

> > Our kernel packages provide the kernel(...) = ... -- so, yum should be 
> > able to select a -kmp to be updated, as long as all dependencies fit.
> > 
> > Am I missing something?
> 
> Maybe, maybe not - depends on how y'all have arranged it:
> 
> - when you update the kernel you want yum to keep the old kernel AND 
>   install the new kernel AND you want it to install all new modules to 
>   match up with the new kernel.
> - when you update a kernel module you don't want it to install the 
>   modules you want it to update the modules for that particular kernel 
>   while keeping all the old modules for the OTHER kernel versions, but 
>   not for that one.
> 
> do you get that result?

Right, now I'm getting it ;)


Regards
	Christoph



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