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Re: ATI 3D acceleleration and dpkg-divert

On Sunday 19 September 2004 10:53 am, Nicolas de Sereville wrote:
> Following the "ATI Radeon Linux How-To", I managed to get the 3D
> acceleration with the previous xserver version (4.3.0.dfsg.1-6) but
> overwriting the MESA libGL library with the ATI one, through a "dpkg
> --force-overwrite -i fglrx.deb". Everything worked well but I had a
> lot of troubles upgrading the xserver due to the libGL library. So I
> decided to make use of "dpkg-divert" as suggested on this web page
> (http://g-tec.co.at/ati_alt.html):

> dpkg-divert --package fglrx --add /usr/X11R6/lib/libGL.so.1.2
> dpkg -i fglrx_4.3.0-4.12_i386.deb

Where does /usr/X11R6/lib/libGL.so.1 point now?  On my system, it keeps 
getting set to the diverted library.

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