New kernel branch for XO-1 and XO-1.5 development

Paul Fox pgf at
Thu Jul 9 21:46:53 EDT 2009

martin wrote:
 > On Fri, Jul 10, 2009 at 1:07 PM, Paul Fox<pgf at> wrote:
 > > etc).  one could picture an add-on RPM or "extra-modules".
 > > unfortunately, no other (?) distro does this, so there's no
 > > convenient packaging format to piggy-back on.
 > I think that Ubuntu does split some of the modules in their own rpm,
 > they package
 >   linux-ubuntu-modules-<VR> for GPL modules
 >   linux-restricted-modules-<VR> for 'tainted'/nonfree modules
 > of course it's not rpm packaging, and maybe that's what you meant.

in fact, i'd forgotten that -- deepak did mention it.  it's a
slightly different kind of split than we'd want, but a good
reference, nonetheless.

 paul fox, pgf at

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