RFC: xserver update strategy in F21+

Samuel Sieb samuel at sieb.net
Tue Nov 18 00:58:14 UTC 2014

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 system
> used in RPM Fusion
Those should be able to control the dependencies.  Wouldn't that work?

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