Kernel debugging meta packages

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at
Tue Oct 2 15:01:09 UTC 2007

Pär Andersson wrote:
>> The problem with the current situation is that applications like systemtap
>> and OProfile breaks after every kernel upgrade as the linux-image-debug-*
>> package for the new kernel is not installed automatically. I think this
>> could be solved by adding a few more meta packages to linux-meta. For
>> example linux-image-debug-generic would depend on
>> linux-image-debug-${kernel-abi-version}-generic

Uploaded linux-meta_2.

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at

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