[pkg-nvidia-devel] [patch 195xx] [3/k] cleanup, simplify, ...

Russ Allbery rra at debian.org
Mon May 10 01:12:34 UTC 2010

Andreas Beckmann <debian at abeckmann.de> writes:

> - n-k-dkms should Depends: n-k-common, shouldn't it?
> - n-k-dkms should Conflicts: n-k-legacy-ABCxx-dkms - these packages are
>   coming soon (hopefully) and only one n-k*-dkms can provide nvidia.ko
>   at a time, otherwise we get conflicts
> - use a few more variables and less hardcoded paths when building the
>   kernel source tarballs
> * nvidia-kernel-source.README.Debian: mention dkms and m-a before
>   everything else, drop some very outdated information

Thanks, this is great.  Applied.  Thanks for the sanity check and cleaning
up after some of my mess.

> The *.README.Debian still should get a full rewrite ...


I'm going to hold here on the patch sequence until I can upload what's
currently in Subversion so that we can start getting it into testing and
also have a better synchronization point for other people looking at the

Did you have a chance to install what's in Subversion on your netbook and
confirm that it works?

Russ Allbery (rra at debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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