Bug#881921: nvidia-legacy-340xx-driver: Compile error when building module for stretch-bpo kernel (currently 4.13.0-0-bpo.1-amd64)

Luca Boccassi bluca at debian.org
Thu Nov 16 17:33:59 UTC 2017

On Thu, 2017-11-16 at 16:05 +0100, Daniel Reichelt wrote:
> > If you install the kernel from backports, then you also need to
> > pick
> > the drivers from backports. Mix-and-match is never guaranteed to
> > work
> > as updates to stable are much rarer and slower, so they can't
> > possibly
> > keep up with new kernels coming out.
> > 
> Thanks for your quick reply and the hint! I didn't even think of that
> m(
> I just retried on a pure buster box, and it worked fine. Seeing that
> there is no nvidia-legacy-340xx-driver package in stretch/bpo, am I
> right to assume that the combination of a bpo-kernel with 340xx-
> legacy
> currently just won't work?

Sorry my bad, I thought newer version were already in bpo.

Kind regards,
Luca Boccassi
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