Bug#610021: nvidia-glx fails to install in parallel with nvidia-glx-legacy and fglrx-glx

Russ Allbery rra at debian.org
Mon Jan 17 08:06:49 UTC 2011

Ronny Standtke <Ronny.Standtke at gmx.net> writes:

> Many systems, especially systems based on Debian Live, need to be able
> to install nvidia-glx in parallel with nvidia-glx-legacy packages and
> fglrx-glx.

> See the following discussion on the Debian Live mailing list for
> details:  http://lists.debian.org/debian-live/2011/01/msg00059.html

> Instead of solutions developed outside of Debian, this issue should be 
> resolved in the Debian packages.

Yeah, we're working towards that.  Hopefully for wheezy.  It's too late
for this release, but the alternatives system is now mostly in place to
allow that to happen.

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

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