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Bug 594558 - >x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers-361.28 - add FB_UVESA kernel check
Summary: >x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers-361.28 - add FB_UVESA kernel check
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 589030
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: David Seifert
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-09-20 21:55 UTC by Marc Schiffbauer
Modified: 2021-03-06 08:31 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Marc Schiffbauer gentoo-dev 2016-09-20 21:55:01 UTC
This has been a real headache for me:

s2ram was broken for me with newer versions and I spent hours to find out the reason.

Today I found that CONFIG_FB_UVESA must not be set in the kernel to make it work

So I think it would be very helpful to have something like this in the ebuild

pkg_pretend() {
  if linux_config_exists; then
    linux_chkconfig_present FB_UVESA && die "FB_UVESA must not be set in the kernel"

Comment 1 Ionen Wolkens 2021-03-06 08:31:43 UTC
I'll be trying to find more config options that are still a problem and add checks where possible.

Marking as duplicate to keep in one place, that one had issue with uvesa as well.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 589030 ***