Where do I get the Ubuntu code

Thilo Six T.Six at gmx.de
Mon Sep 18 11:14:30 UTC 2006

Vincent Trouilliez wrote the following on 18.09.2006 12:55:
> Saurabh Moghe <moghe.saurabh at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I wanted Ubuntu kernel source code. how can I download and it. 
>> I am learning Kernel programming and want to write some basic 
>> kernel level modules.
> Just open a terminal and type this:
> $ apt-get source linux-image-`uname -r`
> this will download the source code (around 60MB) of the currently
> running kernel, in the current directory.
> Vince

sorry Vince
I have to correct you. ;)

# aptitude search linux-image-`uname -r`
 i A | 2.6.15-26. | linux-image-2.6.15-26-k7 | Linux kernel image for
version 2.6.15 on AMD

but what op wants is probably more likely:

# aptitude show linux-source
Package: linux-source
New: yes
State: not installed
Priority: optional
Section: devel
Maintainer: Ubuntu Kernel Team <kernel-team at lists.ubuntu.com>
Uncompressed Size: 53.2k
Depends: linux-source-2.6.15
Provided by: linux-source-2.6.15, linux-source-2.6.15
Description: Linux kernel source with Ubuntu patches
 This package will always depend on the latest Linux kernel source code
 available. The Ubuntu patches have been applied.

bye Thilo
i am on Ubuntu 2.6 KDE
- some friend of mine

gpg key: Ox4A411E09

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