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Re: Latest yum update...Quake III and UT2004 no workie



On Monday 10 May 2004 19:34, Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> On Mon, 10 May 2004 19:24:01 -0500, ByteEnable <byteenable austin rr com> 
wrote:
> > I found my problem after reading my own post.  The MESA drivers in Xorg
> > confused the NVidia the GL drivers.  I just simply reinstalled the GL
> > portion of the NVidia drivers and everything is working again.
>
> I think you got that backwards... nvidia's installer confuses the two.
> nvidia's install delibrately overwrites file locations that mesa's gl is
> using. File locations managed by the rpm database.  You use nvidia's
> installer, and you are working against the distribution package
> management system. Once you use nvidia's installer... how is rpm
> suppose to know that xorg's mesa update is overwriting files nvidia
> placed?

Nope....The update trashed my NVidia OpenGL install.

Byte



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