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

Lennart Sorensen lsorense at csclub.uwaterloo.ca
Thu May 1 18:32:22 UTC 2008

On Thu, May 01, 2008 at 11:04:13AM -0700, Randall Donald wrote:
> 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. 

Good point.

I tried doing the compile and run test of the code in the bug, and at
least on 169.12-1 it works correctly, so perhaps the current packages
actually have fixed the bug.

I did not have nvidia-glx-dev installed at the time, only nvidia-glx and

Len Sorensen

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