[pkg-nvidia-devel] Bug#497558: nvidia-glx-legacy-96xx: include LSB-style boot dependencies

Petter Reinholdtsen pere at hungry.com
Fri May 21 18:45:42 UTC 2010

severity 497558 serious

[Russ Allbery]
> It's definitely on my list.  We're ramping up with a new packaging team,
> and I'm starting with the most recent drivers and working backwards from
> there, so the legacy drivers will take the longest, but I hope to have
> this all sorted out by squeeze.

Good to hear.

> One of the things that I'm looking at is the way the init scripts are
> being handled, since I think that some recent advances have made several
> actions they're taking no longer required.
> I'm sorry about the long delay.  I was hoping to make a lot of progress
> this past weekend but then got sidetracked by ill-timed illness.  I have
> high hopes for the next few weeks.

I hope you succeed soon.

I am raising the severity of this issue to serious, because with the
new parallel execution of init.d scripts, this init.d script might
start after the display manager is started, which I believe will make
this package fail.

Happy hacking,
Petter Reinholdtsen

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