[pkg-nvidia-devel] [release.debian.org] nvidia non-free drivers unusable

Neil McGovern neilm at debian.org
Mon Sep 7 09:50:10 UTC 2009

On Thu, Aug 20, 2009 at 04:28:37PM -0400, Filipus Klutiero wrote:
> Hi, just a reminder to remove all nvidia non-free drivers packages
> from testing, as they were rendered unusable by Linux 2.6.30's
> migration to testing.
> The packages are
> nvidia-graphics-modules-i386, nvidia-graphics-modules-amd64,
> nvidia-graphics-legacy-96xx-modules-i386,
> nvidia-graphics-legacy-96xx-modules-amd64,
> nvidia-graphics-drivers-legacy-96xx and nvidia-graphics-drivers
> Note that the same problem seems to apply to fglrx-driver, although I
> know little about it.

As this package is still in unstable, and without an ack from the
maintainer, I'm not happy removing this. This is *actually* bug #520706,
which will make the package eligable for removal should it not get

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