glx-alternative and bumblebee in jessie-backports

Andreas Beckmann anbe at
Thu Jun 23 16:01:45 UTC 2016

On 2016-06-19 19:21, Luca Boccassi wrote:
> Andreas, Vincent,
> bumblebee 3.1.2-13 has migrated to testing yesterday, and today I've
> uploaded it to jessie-backports. This will hide false negative error
> logs, fix all kernel module loading problems, and fix compatibility with
> the legacy-YYYxx drivers.
> When you have time and if you don't mind, could you please either upload
> to backports glx-alternative or whitelist my GPG key so that I can take
> care of it myself? I have added a trigger to glx-alternative-nvidia to
> restart bumblebee when switching the nvidia provider, as bumblebee needs
> to restart to pick up the change to libGLX and the kernel module.


I'll be offline for the weekend. if you have some time, could you test
some of the glvnd reorganization I did for 361? no guarantee that it
works at all, it just builds :-)


PS: is there anything we may have to patch for Linux 4.7?

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