Package "nvidia-common"

Name: nvidia-common


transitional package for ubuntu-drivers-common

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Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: updates
Repository: universe
Head package: ubuntu-drivers-common


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Version: 1: 2021-09-15 17:06:16 UTC

  ubuntu-drivers-common (1: bionic; urgency=medium

  [ Steve Langasek ]
  * Don't crash on invalid locale environment. LP: #1943614.

 -- Ɓukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak <email address hidden> Tue, 14 Sep 2021 21:03:06 +0200

Source diff to previous version
1943614 ubuntu-drivers crashes in python3-click when ubiquity runs the Polish language (locale)

Version: 1: 2021-03-25 12:06:45 UTC

  ubuntu-drivers-common (1: bionic; urgency=medium

  * Backport 1: (LP: #1904583).
  * gpu-manager.c:
    - Add PCI_CAP_ID_NULL definition that is missing from

 -- Alberto Milone <email address hidden> Wed, 25 Nov 2020 13:14:35 +0100

Source diff to previous version
1904583 SRU: Backport the latest developments on drivers detection and hybrid graphics

Version: 1: 2019-12-16 12:06:58 UTC

  ubuntu-drivers-common (1: bionic; urgency=medium

  * ubuntu-drivers:
    - Make sure that the PATH environment variable is set (LP: #1854472).

 -- Alberto Milone <email address hidden> Mon, 02 Dec 2019 10:31:00 +0100

Source diff to previous version
1854472 ubuntu-drivers-common fails when no PATH environment variable is passed

Version: 1: 2019-11-26 19:07:33 UTC

  ubuntu-drivers-common (1: bionic; urgency=medium

  [ Alberto Milone ]
  * UbuntuDrivers/detect.py,
    - Provide DKMS fallback for the "install --gpgpu" case
      when no linux-modules-nvidia are available for the driver
      and for a specific kernel (LP: #1843796).
      We have new tests to cover this scenario now.
    - Show provider of kernel modules in list --gpgpu
    - Fix linux metapackage detection.
      This was meant to be driven by the latest kernel version
      But it was only partially implemented.
      Complete the implementation and update the relevant tests.
    - Make sure to install the linux-modules-nvidia package for the
      kernel flavour in use, when passing the --gpgpu argument, so
      that we can deliver a working NVIDIA installation, provided
      that the EULA was accepted.

  [ Jean-Baptiste Lallement ]
  * ubuntu-drivers,
    - Add a --free-only parameter, so as to allow installing only the
     available free drivers. This is a backport of only the
     ubuntu-drivers-common specific part of LP: #1819207, since
     it is tied to the rest of the changes to the test suite.
    - Add support for testing against a fake archive with free and
      non-free components.
    - Add static code checker.
  * debian/control:
    - Add pycodestyle and pyflake8 to build depends.

 -- Alberto Milone <email address hidden> Tue, 17 Sep 2019 16:34:56 +0200

Source diff to previous version
1843796 ubuntu-drivers install --gpgpu should use a DKMS fallback when no linux-modules-nvidia package is available

Version: 1: 2019-04-01 13:07:02 UTC

  ubuntu-drivers-common (1: bionic; urgency=medium

  * tests/ubuntu_drivers.py,
    - Deprecate the "autoinstall" parameter in favour of
      "install". While "autoinstall" will still work,
      we recommend the latter.
    - Add support to for the --gpgpu parameter (LP: #1819729).

 -- Alberto Milone <email address hidden> Tue, 12 Mar 2019 16:31:04 +0100

1819729 Add support for installing gpgpu drivers

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