Bug#628967: nvidia-installer-cleanup: The package tries forbids the other ones to update

Nicolas Patrois nicolas.patrois at gmail.com
Thu Jun 2 16:36:44 UTC 2011

Package: nvidia-installer-cleanup
Version: The package persists in trying to remove the nVidia driver
Severity: important

The package tries to remove the nVidia official driver, at each safe-upgrade, and so, it forbids the other packages to update.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.38-2-686-bigmem (SMP w/3 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages nvidia-installer-cleanup depends on:
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]         1.5.39     Debian configuration management sy

nvidia-installer-cleanup recommends no packages.

nvidia-installer-cleanup suggests no packages.

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