[packages/xorg-xserver-server] P: xorg-driver-video-modesetting, xorg-driver-video
arekm at maven.pl
Thu Nov 24 07:23:25 CET 2016
On Wednesday 23 of November 2016, Jan Palus wrote:
> On 24.11.2016 00:12, Elan Ruusamäe wrote:
> > On 23.11.2016 17:16, atler wrote:
> > > # Usual desktop setups need least one video driver to run, see
> > > xorg.log which one exactly Suggests: xorg-driver-video
> > >
> > > +Provides: xorg-driver-video
> > > +Provides: xorg-driver-video-modesetting
> > nono no, do not provide "xorg-driver-video"!
> > it's virtual package indicating "any video driver"
> > if you changed that "suggest xorg-driver-video" to "provides
> > xorg-driver-video" you may as well just drop it, it's pointless because
> > the dependency will resolve by package itself.
> > do you see the above comment there above?
> > # Usual desktop setups need least one video driver to run, see xorg.log
> > which one exactly Suggests: xorg-driver-video
> Suggests is no longer there, but anyway I assume you don't want xserver
> to provide video driver even though it provides video driver (so user
> can select some other one). I don't really care so if there are no
> objections I will replace Provides with Suggests tomorrow.
Well, modesetting works on any KMS hardware, so I would go with dropping
entire virtual xorg-driver-video thing from all drivers.
Arkadiusz Miśkiewicz, arekm / ( maven.pl | pld-linux.org )
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