Re: Kernel rpm

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At 3:38 PM -0400 5/12/06, Todd Zullinger wrote:

>Ali Helmy wrote:
>> So, is there a kernel source code rpm out-there?
>
>No.  See the release notes[1]
>
>"Fedora Core does not include the kernel-source package provided by
>older versions since only the kernel-devel package is required now to
>build external modules."
>
>[1] http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/release-notes/fc5/#id2983562

I don't understand this.  Not having kernel source seems very strange.  It
also seems to be incorrect, as:

    yumdownloader --enablerepo=updates-source --source kernel

downloads the kernel SRPM, and I see several kernel SRPMs at
<http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/5/SRPMS/>.
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