Modular Kernel Packaging for Cloud

Matthew Miller mattdm at
Fri Mar 7 13:14:01 UTC 2014

On Fri, Mar 07, 2014 at 04:28:56PM +0900, Sandro red Mathys wrote:
> What about Anaconda? I guess it does have its own mechanic to
> guarantee a kernel is installed, right? Probably hardcoded as well.
> Since we're going to build future images with ImageFactory/Anaconda,
> it must be possible to install either kernel-core or kernel (when
> installing with a kickstart file, that is). I think putting "-kernel"
> in %packages doesn't currently have much effect, does it?
> So if I'm right and Anaconda needs to be adapted for this, I'm happy
> to reach out to the Anaconda team on our behalf, if necessary.

Yeah. We also need to have it not install the kernel (and there's no need to
mess with a bootloader) for docker images, so that all kind of comes

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