[issue879] grml-live: Couldn't find package xserver-xorg-video-amd

Michael Prokop bts at bts.grml.org
Thu Jul 29 02:20:30 CEST 2010

Michael Prokop <mika at grml.org> added the comment:

* Tong Sun wrote in grml's BTS on 20100723 / 01:32:

> > Anyway, as it's a transitional package we shouldn't need I've just
> > removed it in git of grml-live.

> Actually, IMHO, better yet is to remove all xserver-xorg-videos but
> xserver-xorg-video-all, and all xserver-xorg-inputs except
> xserver-xorg-input-all.

> I would think it would be OK, wouldn't it?

xserver-xorg-video-all pulls in e.g. libdrm-noueveau1
+ xserver-xorg-video-nouveau, something I don't want yet.

Once the libdrm/KMS/kernel<->userspace situation has been resolved I
might reconsider it, but for now I prefer to be explicit instead of


assignedto: mika
files: grml_live_problem.tar.gz, unnamed
messages: 3264, 3265, 3266, 3267, 3269, 3281, 3282, 3295
nosy: grml-devel, mika, suntong
priority: bug
status: fixed-in-git
title: grml-live: Couldn't find package xserver-xorg-video-amd

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