Fwd: Coordinating work around X.Org drivers
kibi at debian.org
Mon Feb 14 08:33:16 UTC 2011
Andreas Beckmann <debian at abeckmann.de> (14/02/2011):
> Well, that's something that can be changed. There will be changes to
> the NVIDIA packaging, so changing the package name won't be a big
> issue. How does the namespace look like? How do non-free drivers
> fit in there best?
the namespace is simply xserver-xorg-input-* for input drivers and
xserver-xorg-video-* for video drivers. :)
There's nothing specific to non-free here.
> For nvidia we would have these drivers: nvidia, nvidia-legacy-VERxx
> xserver-xorg-video-nvidia* - looks so much like the free drivers
> xserver-non-free-video-nvidia* - does not match your search pattern :-)
> Any suggestions?
To install nvidia stuff, one has to enable non-free, and -nouveau
should be pulled automatically already. So I guess -video-nvidia* is
> I think the Debian NVIDIA Maintainers
> <pkg-nvidia-devel at lists.alioth.debian.org> would be interested to
> get these information, too.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 198 bytes
Desc: Digital signature
More information about the pkg-nvidia-devel