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    SubjectRe: How to check if kernel sources are installed on a system?
    On Thu, 2006-05-25 at 21:19 +0000, devmazumdar wrote:
    > How does one check the existence of the kernel source RPM (or deb) on
    > every single distribution?.
    > We know that rpm -qa | grep kernel-source works on Redhat, Fedora,
    > SuSE, Mandrake and CentOS - how about other RPM based distros? How
    > about debian based distros?. There doesn't seem to be a a single
    > conherent naming scheme.

    I'd really like to see a distro-agnostic way to retrieve the kernel
    configuration. /proc/config.gz has existed for soem time but many
    distros inexplicably don't enable it.


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