Reverting rmmod->modprobe change in bumblebee/3.2.1-8 (was: Re: Bumblebee functionality broken by the last update made by Vincent Cheng on 26-July-2015 - please react as fast as possible)

Luca Boccassi luca.boccassi at
Fri Aug 7 11:26:36 UTC 2015

On Fri, 2015-08-07 at 11:34 +0200, Andreas Beckmann wrote:
> On 2015-08-07 11:08, Luca Boccassi wrote:
> > I suspect, as you suggested, the cause is the lack of the alias on Ubuntu.
> How does the modprobe.d configuration look like that is installed by the
> Ubuntu drivers? Is there anything added by bumblebee as well?
> "lack of the alias" sounds wrong ... I would rather expect a missing
>   remove nvidia-$RENAMED rmmod [nvidia-uvm] nvidia
> anyway, what does 'lsmod | grep nvidia' report on Ubuntu if that module
> is loaded?

Yes I was referring to the "remove" line (was in a hurry, catching a
bus :-) ), thanks for pointing that out.

I don't believe bumblebee adds or modifies the nvidia modprobe.
I'll have a look later tonight.

Kind regards,
Luca Boccassi
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