nvidia-driver 256.35 released
danfe at FreeBSD.org
Wed Jun 23 03:43:19 UTC 2010
On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 08:30:54PM -0500, Sam Fourman Jr. wrote:
> 2010/6/22 Alexey Dokuchaev <danfe at freebsd.org>:
> > On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 10:23:51PM +0200, Rene Ladan wrote:
> >> On 22-06-2010 22:15, Micka?l Maillot wrote:
> >> > libGLcore.so is rename to libnvidia-glcore.so
> >> > so you need to update pkg-plist to
> >> and these files don't exist any longer:
> >> pkg_info: /compat/linux/usr/lib/libnvidia-glcore.so.1 doesn't exist
> >> pkg_info: /compat/linux/usr/lib/libnvidia-tls.so.1 doesn't exist
> > Sure, I will take care of plist issues upon the upgrade. What is more
> > important right now is driver stability issues people had been having.
> > I must rely on other people testing since I was not able to reproduce
> > most of them in my local environment.
> So what exactly do I have to do to test this?
> in the Makefile just
> -DISTVERSION?= 195.36.24
> +DISTVERSION?= 256.35
I would suggest to start with 195.36.31, as 256.xx are early betas.
Ideally, I want a stable version in 195.36.yy series before start
looking at upcoming 256 ones.
> make makesum && make deinstall && make install
> or will I have to change the plist somewhere
Yes, plist changes are required to make the port deinstall itself
cleanly. It won't affect driver stability in any way though. :-)
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