[ATrpms-users] problem with smart and nvidia?
john at johnbray.name
Sun Sep 3 00:48:15 CEST 2006
On Sat, 2006-09-02 at 20:10 +0200, Axel Thimm wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 02, 2006 at 12:45:10PM -0500, john bray wrote:
> > smart keeps trying to play with nvidia packages in a strange way. i
> > cant' quite figure out what's going on. i blew away the smart cache and
> > xml in /var/lib/smart and forced it to do all up new. and nothing
> > changed.
> > here's what i currently have installed:
> > [root at junior alsa]# rpm -qa | grep nvidia
> > nvidia-graphics-helpers-0.0.14-15.fc5.at
> > nvidia-graphics8774-kmdl-2.6.17-1.2174_FC5-1.0_8774-75.fc5.at
> > nvidia-graphics8774-1.0_8774-75.fc5.at
> > nvidia-graphics8774-libs-1.0_8774-75.fc5.at
> > nvidia-graphics-1.0.8774-13.at
> > nvidia-graphics-devices-1.0-5.fc5.at
> > nvidia-graphics8774-devel-1.0_8774-75.fc5.at
> > nvidia-graphics-devel-1.0.8774-13.at
> > but smart keeps wanting to:
> > upgrade to nvidia-graphics-legacy-devel 2:1.0.7184-13.at
> > from nvidia-graphics8774-devel 1:1.0_8774-75.fc5.at
> Hm, that's not the desired behaviour, but it turns out to be the
> expected (e.g. bug in Obsoletes)
<big huge grin> heheh! said ole jmb feeling soooo relieved that he
hadn't done something just really dumb! and then completely missed it
when he investigated.
> > what am i missing?
> Nothing, these Obsoletes should better become Conflicts. The best
> workaround for now is to remove nvidia*-devel packages
> altogether. They are only needed for rebuilding mplayer, so unless you
> need to build against nvidia libs you can safely remove them.
done. and it solved it. don't need to do mplayer just now.
thanks axel! send me a photograph, and i'll officially add you to my
wall of heros! :-)
cleverly disguised as a responsible adult.
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