Bug#908568: nvidia-driver: build error

Russ Allbery rra at debian.org
Tue Sep 11 23:29:02 BST 2018

Vincent Lefevre <vincent at vinc17.net> writes:

> This would mean that a breakage is possible after any patch (in
> particular with those "Update to SVN..." in the changelog).  Thus this
> means that the kernel module build system must check that the GCC Debian
> package version number matches the one used to build the kernel. For
> sid, GCC is often not in sync with the one used to build the
> kernel. This is a really big problem.

I don't think it's an NVIDIA-specific problem, though, right?  Doesn't
this happen with any kernel module build?  Or am I confused and this is an
NVIDIA-specific check?

Russ Allbery (rra at debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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