Bug#640157: Not solved?
Santiago José López Borrazás
sjlopezb at gmx.es
Sat Sep 3 21:36:21 UTC 2011
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El 03/09/11 23:16, Andreas Beckmann escribió:
> There is no backwards compatibility in Xorg. Anything that needs to
> work with Xorg Xserver 1.11.0 needs to support the xorg-video-abi-11
> (xorg-input-abi-13 is irrelevant for a video driver). The driver on
> the other hand can be backwards compatible and support multiple server
> abi versions, i.e. the driver currently supports video abis 6, 8 and
> 10, so it works with both the xorg versions in stable and testing.
Ah. Then from there, so I gather that nvidia will not work with these new
A few days have the 285 version, but it took a few days. Problems of
And indeed, there is the issue, i am with Unstable/Sid.
So now i have to be so few days until Nvidia take a more decent and
compatible with xserver-video-abi-11 and xserver-video-abi-13. That but i
have to wait at least, two weeks or so to get a decent version and run it
> NVIDIA needs to update their driver so that it works with the new
> Xorg. And for that to work, eventually Xorg needs to be patched
Yes, yes. So i said above it in the written message that the problem is
> Any workarounds with the IgnoreABI option will only cause
> segmentation faults and graphical errors.
Of course. Reviewed by me from the issue, which is a temporary failure,
and being run ignoreABI is a temporary solution. So I hope that Nvidia
will take a driver to correct this implementation I say, that what is
being said is outdated.
So, i have no choice but to wait.
Slds. de Santiago José López Borrazás.
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