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Generating Kernel Modules

gen_kernel_module is tool for generation Linux Kernel Module project.

Developed in python code: 100%.

The README is used to introduce the modules and provide instructions on how to install the modules, any machine dependencies it may have and any other information that should be provided before the modules are installed.

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Install Python2 Package Install Python3 Package

Currently there are three ways to install tool:

  • Install process based on pip
  • Install process based on (setuptools)
  • Install process based on docker mechanism
Install using pip

Python package is located at

You can install by using pip

# python2
pip install gen-kernel-module
# python3
pip3 install gen-kernel-module
Install using setuptools

Navigate to release page download and extract release archive.

To install modules, locate and run with arguments

tar xvzf gen_kernel_module-x.y.z.tar.gz
cd gen_kernel_module-x.y.z/
# python2
pip install -r requirements.txt
python install_lib
python install_data
python install_egg_info
# python3
pip3 install -r requirements.txt
python3 install_lib
python3 install_data
python3 install_egg_info
Install using docker

You can use Dockerfile to create image/container.

gen_kernel_module docker checker


gen_kernel_module requires next modules and libraries:

Generation flow

Base flow of generation process:

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Tool structure

gen_kernel_module is based on Template mechanism:

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Generator structure:

├── conf/
│   ├── gen_kernel_module.cfg
│   ├── gen_kernel_module_util.cfg
│   ├── project.yaml
│   └── template/
│       ├── lkm_block_device/
│       │   ├── lkm.template
│       │   ├── Makefile.template
│       │   └── test.template
│       ├── lkm_charachter_device/
│       │   ├── lkm.template
│       │   ├── Makefile.template
│       │   └── test.template
│       ├── lkm_network_interfaces/
│       │   ├── lkm.template
│       │   ├── Makefile.template
│       │   └── test.template
│       └── lkm_vma/
│           ├── lkm.template
│           ├── Makefile.template
│           └── test.template
├── lkm/
│   ├── config/
│   │   ├──
│   │   └──
│   ├──
│   ├──
│   └──
├── log/
│   └── gen_kernel_module.log
└── run/


Documentation Status

More documentation and info at:

Copyright and licence

License: GPL v3 License

Copyright (C) 2017 by

gen_kernel_module is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Python itself, either Python version 2.x/3.x or, at your option, any later version of Python 3 you may have available.

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