Bug#879264: cannot enter the desktop environment

Luca Boccassi bluca at debian.org
Mon Oct 23 20:16:07 UTC 2017

On Sat, 21 Oct 2017 12:34:31 +0200 Michael Biebl <biebl at debian.org>
> Control: reassign -1 liglvnd0-nvidia
> Control: forcemerge 878851 -1
> Hi Lu Wang
> Am 21.10.2017 um 12:10 schrieb Lu Wang:
> > Oct 21 16:58:56 lenovo /usr/lib/gdm3/gdm-x-session[16569]: Couldn't
open libGL.so.1: /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libGL.so.1: undefined
symbol: _glapi_tls_Current
> While you see gdm3 failing to start, your underlying problem is a
> botched OpenGL installation coming from the NVIDIA driver. See
> https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=878851
> I'm reassigning the bug report accordingly.
> Afaics, you should ge able to get back to a usable system by
> liglvnd0 (which will replace libglvnd0-nvidia)
> Regards,
> Michael


Shall we remove the provides? It looks like, for whatever reasons, not
all the symbols are exported by nvidia. Perhaps the bundled glvnd
libraries are too old?

libGLdispatch.so.0 in libglvnd0 exports that symbol.

Kind regards,
Luca Boccassi
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