[pkg-nvidia-devel] Bug#549626: Bug#549626: Packaging now in Debian NVIDIA Maintainers svn repo

Andres Mejia mcitadel at gmail.com
Sat Nov 21 14:27:09 UTC 2009

On Saturday 21 November 2009 04:53:03 Christian Marillat wrote:
> Andres Mejia <mcitadel at gmail.com> writes:
> [...]
> > Also, before any upload of libvdpau is done, the nvidia-graphics-drivers
> > packages for libvdpau has to have one package that only installs the
> > vdpau driver (i.e. the libvdpau_nvidia.so.* files). So an
> > nvidia-libvdpau1-driver package should exist that only installs the vdpau
> > driver.
> >
> > This means we have to wait until the next NVIDIA driver release is made,
> > which should have the files,
> Why do you want to wait for a new driver release ? We don't need to wait
> at least 2 months for a news driver + 1 month in the new queue. Make
>  symlinks.
> Christian

There's no need to wait for a new driver release with the patch I sent 
earlier. The only waiting that will be done is waiting for an nvidia-
libvdpau1-driver package to go through NEW.


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