[pkg-nvidia-devel] Bug#389971: nvidia-glx: nvidia-glx to provide libgl1
fzielcke at z-51.de
Thu Oct 22 14:21:31 UTC 2009
Am Donnerstag, den 28.09.2006, 22:02 +0530 schrieb Alok G. Singh:
> Programs like glxinfo are in mesa-utils which depends on
> libgl1-mesa-glx | libgl1.
> However only libgl1-mesa-glx provides libgl1. If nvidia-glx could
> provide then the mesa libs could be removed.
Is there any reason why this is still not the case with 185.18.36-2
currently in sid or was this bug report just forgotten?
nvidia-glx.shlibs even says:
libGL 1 libgl1-mesa-glx | libgl1
so if packages compiled with nvidia-glx' libGL even should get the same
dependency like every other package using libgl1-mesa-glx, then I think
it's safe that nvidia-glx Provides: libgl1.
I fail to see a reason why it insteads diverts it.
Or does Nvidia's libGL has an internal fallback to libGL.so.1.xlibmesa
if it exists? IMO that would be strange.
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