[pkg-nvidia-devel] Bug#445363: Bug#445363: Add conflict perhaps

Randall Donald randy at khensu.org
Thu May 1 18:04:13 UTC 2008

On Thu, 2008-05-01 at 12:16 -0400, Lennart Sorensen wrote:
> Perhaps nvidia-glx should conflict with xlibmesa-gl-dev since it diverts
> the libraries that xlibmesa-gl-dev depends on.  Every package in debian
> should already build-depend on libgl-dev which nvidia-glx-dev provides
> (except libcm-dev which I just filed a bug report against), so such a
> conflict should not cause any build problems.
I tried to make them co-exist as people really should be building
packages or other distributables against xlibmesa-gl-dev and not
nvidia-glx-dev. So nvidia-glx creates symlink of libGL.so to the
diverted libGL.so.1.2 if nvidia-glx-dev isn't installed. 

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