[CentOS] Yum refuses to install kmod-8188eu from elrepo

Tue Jan 22 18:49:16 UTC 2019
Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>

On Tue, Jan 22, 2019 at 12:03:22PM -0500, Mike Burger wrote:
> Another alternative may be to pull down the SRPM and run it through rpmbuild
> to locally create a binary package compatible with the system as it's
> currently installed/running.

I encourage this behavior, however, elrepo kmod packages often have
the kernel version hard-coded into it, so you'd need to either edit
the .spec file, or run rpmbuild with a

--define 'kversion 3.10.0-957.1.3.el7.x86_64'

to force it to build against the latest el7 kernel.

Jonathan Billings <billings at negate.org>