Bug#841863: transition: nvidia-cuda-toolkit
On 23/10/16 23:54, Andreas Beckmann wrote:
> Package: release.debian.org
> Severity: normal
> User: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Usertags: transition
> NVIDIA released the CUDA toolkit 8.0 earlier this month. I'd like to see
> this version in the non-free part of stretch.
> This will bump the SOVERSION of all the libraries from 7.5 to 8.0.
> New packages targetting experimental are currently sitting in NEW.
> The transition has been done for Ubuntu 16.10 right before its release,
> therefore I do not expect problems rebuilding the reverse dependencies.
> They will need maintainer uploads (or manual binNMUs) anyway, since it
> involves B-D from non-free. I'll take care of NMUs if needed.
> Rdepends as I remember them (coccia is currently missing dak due to the
> ongoing ftp-master move):
Do they build fine with CUDA 8.0?
> The auto-generated ben file worked fine for the past transitions,
> therefore I didn't try to come up with a manual one (there are 10+ libraries).
No need for that indeed, thanks to the auto-transitioner.