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

Russ Allbery rra at debian.org
Thu Jun 2 17:53:04 UTC 2011

Nicolas Patrois <nicolas.patrois at gmail.com> writes:

> 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.

Indeed, that's the whole purpose of it.  Or do you mean that it keeps
trying to do that when you don't actually have the driver installed?  I
guess I don't understand what the bug is.

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

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