F7T4 -- I tried the Nouveau driver from the LiveCD and hit major problems

Adam Jackson ajackson at redhat.com
Mon May 14 23:04:39 UTC 2007

On Thu, 2007-05-03 at 15:53 +0100, Richard Hughes wrote:
> On Thu, 2007-05-03 at 10:09 -0400, Adam Jackson wrote:
> > Could certainly deliver it as a different binary RPM.  This is like
> > five minutes of work, if we think it's worth doing.
> Yes, PLEASE PRETTY PLEASE. :-) I can then rebuild daily snapshots of
> nouveau ddx automatically without playing about with the nv RPM.

This is done now as of 2.0.2-2.

BIG FREAKING WARNING: If you're using nouveau, and for some reason
decide to upgrade just xorg-x11-drv-nv, you will lose your driver.
Plain yum upgrade should work though, as xorg-x11-drivers has been
updated to depend on xorg-x11-drv-nouveau.

- ajax

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