APPLIED: [PATCH 0/2][j/k linux-azure, f/linux-azure-5.15] Azure: Remove circular dependency on linux-modules and linux-image

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at
Mon Aug 22 16:05:17 UTC 2022

On 8/22/22 07:47, Tim Gardner wrote:
> BugLink:
> SRU Justification
> [Impact]
> linux-image-azure-5.15 currently has a dependency on linux-modules-azure-5.15.
> Similarly, linux-modules-azure-5.15 depends on linux-image-azure-515. This
> circular dependency is unnecessary since the meta packages quite effectively
> manage those relationships. Furthermore, this dependency breaks the construction
> of FDE-5.15 packages by pulling in unwanted dependencies during FDE image creation.
> [Where things could go wrong]
> Installations where this dependency is assumed could stop working. This is unlikely
> since all cloud images start from correctly installed meta packages. This circular
> dependency is also new with 5.15 packages.
Applied to f:azure-5.15, j/k:azure. Thanks.


Tim Gardner
Canonical, Inc

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