[pkg-nvidia-devel] Bug#500285: Bug#500285: nvidia-kernel-source: port to 2.6.27

Lennart Sorensen lsorense at csclub.uwaterloo.ca
Thu Oct 2 21:01:24 UTC 2008

On Sat, Sep 27, 2008 at 12:21:13AM +0200, Clemens Buchacher wrote:
> Package: nvidia-kernel-source
> Version: 173.14.09-5
> Severity: normal
> Tags: patch
> This patch ports the module to 2.6.27-rc5. Note that it breaks with 2.6.24.
> I don't claim correctness, I just fiddled with it until it compiled.

When 2.6.27 is released, I am sure nvidia will release a patch that
makes it work.  In the mean time, you can do whatever you want on your
system, but debian doesn't tend to package -rc kernels, nor package non
nvidia patches if they can be avoided.  Just doesn't seem worth it.

Len Sorensen

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