[Ksummit-2008-discuss] DTrace

maximilian attems max at stro.at
Mon Jun 30 04:44:17 PDT 2008

On Fri, 27 Jun 2008, Theodore Tso wrote:
> Although if someone on the debian kernel team is interested in making
> make-kpkg work with modern 2.6 kernels (since the x86 architecture
> merge, make-kpkg isn't including certain files that are necessary for
> the kernel-headers deb to be useful, which is mandatory for systemtap)
> and making make-kpkg understand how to create debuginfo packages so
> that Debian/Ubuntu systems can usefully use systemtap, contact me
> off-line.  I've done a small amount of work on this, but I don't
> really have the time for this project, and I'd love it if someone else
> were interested in trying to solve these issus.
> 					- Ted

make-kpkg is deprecated and not really actively developed. We aren't
using it for the linux-2.6 Debian linux images.
a sketch of docs how we build them is available on
although not as easy to use it allows us to cross build and
hasn't the hard to debug strange Makefiles kernel-package comes along.


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