anssi at mageia.org
Wed Apr 11 16:35:39 CEST 2012
07.04.2012 14:17, Thomas Backlund kirjoitti:
> 07.04.2012 03:41, Pascal Terjan skrev:
>> regarding http://check.mageia.org/cauldron/tmb/dependencies.html do you
>> know if nvidia173/kmod-nvidia173 and nvidia-96xx/kmod-nvidia96xx should
>> be obsoleted by something (nouveau?)?
> kmod-nvidia96xx/173 and the matching nvidia*kernel*latest can simply be
> nuked from the repos as they are Cauldron only packages
> So it leaves theese:
> I guess the dkms-nvidia96xx/173 packages should be obsoleted by kernel,
> and the x11-driver-video-nvidia96xx/173 should be obsoleted by
Either that or add conflicts to X11 server, I guess.
> Hmmm, do we need triggers to handle gl.conf for nvidia like we need for
> fglrx ?
> Anssi, wdyt ?
harddrake_service should already change the driver if ldetect-lst
>> I don't know anything about nvidia but internet says 173 and 96xx are
>> not compatible with x11-server 1.11
>> Compatibility with 1.10 was added in the latest version, in August last
>> year, 6 months after 1.10 was released, and a week before 1.11 was
>> released. It has now been more than 6 months since 1.11 was released,
>> 1.12 was released last month, so should we still expect 1.11 (and recent
>> kernels) support to happen?
> It does not really seem like nVidia will support them, but I can be wrong...
> Anssi ?
I don't have any additional information, but I wouldn't rule new
releases out, there have been long delays previously as well...
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