[aur-general] Gzipped kernel modules

Thomas S Hatch thatch45 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 11 10:55:44 EST 2011

On Fri, Mar 11, 2011 at 5:50 AM, Thomas Bächler <thomas at archlinux.org>wrote:

> Am 11.03.2011 00:45, schrieb Thomas S Hatch:
> > Wait, you are saying that insmod will load gzipped mods if compiled
> > differently?
> >
> No. depmod, modinfo and modprobe can do it, insmod can't.
Unfortunately I had to fix it with a dirty, dirty hack, and I will have to
write a substantial patch to libguestfs to fix it upstream, but at least it
Check out my horrid hack:

While this works, I am open to suggestions :) I also think that this script
probably explains my conundrum better.

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