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From: Yousong Zhou <yszhou4tech@gmail.com>
To: gregkh@linuxfoundation.org
Cc: WireGuard mailing list <wireguard@lists.zx2c4.com>
Subject: Re: compilation error on centos 7 kernels
Date: Mon, 30 Jul 2018 16:27:06 +0800
Message-ID: <CAECwjAhz9ffMgV_uZ7agFPZWHvZk5JLcgnPm7xe1qm6=XkjThQ@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20180730074206.GA24032@kroah.com>

On Mon, 30 Jul 2018 at 15:42, Greg KH <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org> wrote:
>
> On Mon, Jul 30, 2018 at 11:34:31AM +0800, Yousong Zhou wrote:
> > On Mon, 30 Jul 2018 at 11:29, Jason A. Donenfeld <Jason@zx2c4.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > Update to the latest available centos kernel in the latest available
> > > centos release, and then after install WireGuard. If you're facing
> > > problems then, email a compilation log.
> >
> > Well, better add a note in the installation page about the
> > update-to-date kernel version expectation.  The other thing is that
> > it's not always that feasible to switch kernel version in enterprise
> > managed environment
>
> But it is allowed to add random kernel modules to such an enviroment?
> You can't have it both ways, someone needs to work to fix such a
> horrible management policy that it sounds like you have.  Good luck!
>
> greg k-h

It's not okay to have random modules in any environment.  Sorry for
the noise if it's already widely known that wireguard kernel module
support for rhel/centos *expects* recent kernel revisions of these
distro.

                yousong

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Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-07-30  3:26 Yousong Zhou
2018-07-30  3:27 ` Yousong Zhou
2018-07-30  3:29   ` Jason A. Donenfeld
2018-07-30  3:34     ` Yousong Zhou
2018-07-30  7:42       ` Greg KH
2018-07-30  8:27         ` Yousong Zhou [this message]

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