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Bug 215134 - kernel-devel don't depend on kernel
kernel-devel don't depend on kernel
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2006-11-11 04:56 EST by Frank Büttner
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:29 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-11-20 18:41:42 EST
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Description Frank Büttner 2006-11-11 04:56:04 EST
Description of problem:
When remove an old kernel package via yum, the devel package of the old one will
not removed automatic.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. update to an new kernel via yum update
2. reboot 
3. remove the old one via yum remove kernel-2.6.XXXXX
Actual results:
The devel package of the old kernel will not removed.

Expected results:
The the old kernel and his devel package will be removed.
Comment 1 Dave Jones 2006-11-20 18:41:42 EST
this is deliberate.  People wanted the ability to build a module for multiple
kernel versions without necessarily having those kernels installed.

If I add the depends, it will pull the kernels in too.

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