splitting off nvidia-graphics-drivers-legacy-340xx

Luca Boccassi luca.boccassi at gmail.com
Sat Aug 15 19:25:52 UTC 2015

On Wed, 2015-08-12 at 10:44 +0200, Andreas Beckmann wrote:
> On 2015-08-07 09:17, Vincent Cheng wrote:
> >> Once all this is working and in sid, it will be easy to finally split
> >> off the new 340xx legacy package (and upload newer releases to sid).
> This was just uploaded and very quickly passed through NEW.
> Unfortunately I won't have time to test it before holidays, but you are
> welcome to do so :-) It should be installable along the driver from
> experimental, not the driver from unstable (which is the same version
> and therefore needs some Conflicts).


I gave it a shot and indeed it works just fine, I can switch between
current (352.30) and legacy-340xx via update-alternatives.

The only thing missing is nvidia-settings. I see that for other legacy
releases there are separate package for nvidia-settings too, so I guess
we have to split it too?

Kind regards,
Luca Boccassi
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