Bug#679557: xserver-xorg-video-nouveau: Fermi cards need Linux 3.4 for acceleration
block 679557 by 679566
On 2012-06-29 21:08 +0200, Sven Joachim wrote:
> Package: xserver-xorg-video-nouveau
> Version: 1:1.0.1-1
> Severity: serious
> Quoting the NEWS.Debian file:
> | xserver-xorg-video-nouveau (1:0.0.16+git20120529+ace77b6-1) experimental; urgency=low
> | Fermi cards (GeForce 4xx/5xx series) now require Linux kernel 3.4 or
> | newer for acceleration, on older kernels they will only run
> | unaccelerated. Older NVidia cards are not affected.
> | -- Sven Joachim <email@example.com> Sat, 02 Jun 2012 19:12:43 +0200
> Since we don't have Linux kernel 3.4 in testing or sid, this makes the
> package unfit for release. See also the thread starting at
Turned into a bug report which is blocking this one.