dkms - Dynamic Kernel Module Support Framework

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.1
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename dkms-2.3-lp151.2.2.noarch.rpm
Package name dkms
Package version 2.3
Package release lp151.2.2
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Category System/Kernel
License GPL-2.0
Maintainer -
Download size 75.39 KB
Installed size 203.74 KB
This package contains the framework for the Dynamic
Kernel Module Support (DKMS) method for installing
module RPMS as originally developed by Dell.


Package Version Architecture Repository
dkms - - -


Name Value
/bin/bash -
bash > 1.99
cpio -
findutils -
gawk -
gcc -
grep -
gzip -
kernel-syms -
make -
mktemp -
modutils -
sed -
systemd -
tar -


Name Value
config(dkms) = 2.3-lp151.2.2
dkms = 2.3-lp151.2.2


Type URL
Binary Package dkms-2.3-lp151.2.2.noarch.rpm
Source Package dkms-2.3-lp151.2.2.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install dkms rpm package:

# zypper install dkms




2017-04-24 -
- Update the dkms chrooting to use the tmpfiles macros from systemd
- Make sure it is adhering to most requirements for integration
2017-02-01 -
- Start the dkms service before the display-manager service
for the nvidia modules.
- Make the module build more secure (
2017-01-15 -
- update version 2.3
* added support for forcing modules installation with configuration files
* fixed mkinitrd call when using dracut
* fixed have_one_kernel for non-zero return code
* added --no-depmod action to prevent running depmod
* fixed removal of module build directory
* fixed check of obsolete modules
* added option to symlink modules
* allowed building for all installed kernels in the common postinst
* do not fail if /lib/modules does not exist
* fixed ZFS autoinstall failures for kernel upgrades
* implemented inter-module dependencies feature
* added POST_BUILD to the dkms_conf_variables list
* enable users to opt out of creating weak modules
* enable parallel jobs when building
* fixed OBSOLETE_BY did not work since check_version_sanity exits early
2016-01-12 -
- Use kernel-syms instead of kernel-devel
2015-09-02 -
- Add make and gcc as Requires to ensure they are there.
2014-02-07 -
- Accidentaly moved dkms default config. Move it back.
2014-02-07 -
- Add trailing newlines.
2014-02-07 -
- Cleanup with spec cleaner
- Remove compat layers for everything to be up par with suse needs
- Provide only systemd files as we support only systemd on all
- Remove old backcompat postun script
- removed patches:
* dkms-compat_suse_init_script.diff
2009-08-22 -
- update to latest upstream
- drop Requires: lsb.  avoid calling rpm (recursively) if possible.
- add recognition for Oracle Enterprise Linux, Oracle VM, Scientific
Linux, and VMware 3.x
2009-07-24 -
- Rebuilt for

See Also

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dmtcp-devel-2.5.2-lp151.3.4.x86_64.rpm DMTCP developer package
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