On 11/17/2014 04:16 PM, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
1) proprietary drivers depend on the kernel
Aren't there two parts, the kernel driver and the X driver? From the
earlier discussion, it sounds like some part depends on the X server ABI.
2) yes people do build from source but indirectly via the akmod
used in RPM Fusion
Those should be able to control the dependencies. Wouldn't that work?