[PATCH] wireguard-tools: Add dependency on kmod-wireguard
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Fri Feb 19 08:06:18 EST 2021
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> From: openwrt-devel [mailto:openwrt-devel-bounces at lists.openwrt.org]
> On Behalf Of Ilya Lipnitskiy
> Sent: Freitag, 19. Februar 2021 02:45
> To: Hannu Nyman <hannu.nyman at iki.fi>
> Cc: Jason A . Donenfeld <Jason at zx2c4.com>; openwrt-devel <openwrt-
> devel at lists.openwrt.org>; Adrian Schmutzler <mail at adrianschmutzler.de>
> Subject: Re: [PATCH] wireguard-tools: Add dependency on kmod-wireguard
> On Thu, Feb 18, 2021 at 11:11 AM Hannu Nyman <hannu.nyman at iki.fi>
> > There the solution was an additional virtual kernel package, which
> > could then handle the kernel mainline / oot dependency difference inside
> the target.
> > https://github.com/openwrt/openwrt/pull/3039
> Thanks for all the great feedback. How about this:
> 1. Convert kmod-wireguard into a virtual package; 2. Create kmod-
> wireguard-oot (for Linux 5.4) and kmod-wireguard-it (for Linux 5.10); 3.
> Remove the virtual wireguard package (no one depends on it); 4. When Linux
> 5.4 support is removed, remove kmod-wireguard and rename kmod-
> wireguard-it to kmod-wireguard.
FYI: We once had a similar situation with sched-cake, where we named the meta-package -virtual:
I'd personally prefer that naming scheme here as well if we stick to the meta-package approach.
> That way, existing kmod-wireguard dependencies don't have to be touched
> at all.
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