What is DKMS?
DKMS is a framework designed to allow individual kernel modules to be upgraded without changing the whole kernel. It is also very easy to rebuild modules as you upgrade kernels.
Where can I get the package?
The package is available in the Debian repositories, just
install dkms, and you’re done!
If you feel adventurous, just do a checkout of our git repository:
git clone git://git.debian.org/git/collab-maint/dkms.git
or, better, use
debcheckout dkms. With git, you might want to
Where can I get more info about your package?
There are a couple of links which might be useful to check the status of the package in Debian:
- Bug reports
- Package Tracking System
- Debian Patch Tracker
- Lintian checks
- Popularity Contest
How can I contact the maintainers?
How can I report a bug?
Before reporting a bug, please check whether it’s already been filed, see the link above. If you found one, and have useful information for fixing it, please don’t hesitate to follow-up to the bugreport.
Otherwise, please properly use
reportbug dkms. Use it even if you
find problems with this website, and tag the subject with [website].