which packages to install to compile kernel modules?

sktsee sktsee at tulsaconnect.com
Mon Jun 14 20:53:39 UTC 2010

On Mon, 14 Jun 2010 16:22:29 -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:

>   ok, that was suitably embarrassing and i am chagrined that i didn't
> know that.  onward.

Heh, I wouldn't beat yourself up too much because "metapackage" is not a 
very good descriptive term, IMO. It too easily gets confused with a 
"virtual" package, which is not a "real" package but is a bit of package 
database magic used to satisfy "Provides" requirements.


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