Bug#603878: nvidia-graphics-drivers: various issues upgrading from lenny's nvidia-*-legacy-96xx

Michael Gilbert michael.s.gilbert at gmail.com
Thu Nov 18 02:38:48 UTC 2010

On Wed, 17 Nov 2010 21:29:03 -0500 Michael Gilbert wrote:
> During the dist-upgrade (section 4.5.6), a lot of xorg drivers and
> xorg itself ended up getting removed.  After the dist-upgrade, I
> manually installed xorg, which removed nvidia-glx-legacy-96xx.  After
> that X still wouldn't work since I still had the old nvidia-based
> xorg.conf.  I removed /etc/X11/xorg.conf and installed
> xserver-xorg-nvidia, which fixed all of the problems.

  ^ correction, that should read "xserver-xorg-nouveau"

Obviously it makes no sense as written.


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