The package kernel-debug-devel pretends to provide kernel-devel but it actually does not provide kernel-devel ?

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  • Package kernel-debug-devel pretends to provide 'kernel-devel' when yum seeks the dependency for DKMS. The NEVRA ordering finds kernel-debug-devel over kernel-devel and yum installs it with DKMS but actually kernel-devel is not provided by kernel-debug-devel package.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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