APPLIED: [PATCH 0/2][SRU][Disco] Add nvidia-418 dkms build support

Kleber Souza kleber.souza at
Mon Jul 1 15:38:40 UTC 2019

On 6/27/19 2:58 PM, Seth Forshee wrote:
> BugLink:
> BugLink:
> SRU Justification
> Impact: The nvidia-graphics-drivers-418 package landed in disco shortly
> before release and was not included in linux-restricted-modules, though
> it is wanted there. Also included is a fix for an existing bug observed
> during testing, whereby both a signed and an unsigned module are
> installed under /lib/modules, and depmod can end up preferring the
> unsigned module over the signed module.
> Fix: Update the linux and linux-restricted-modules packages to include
> nvidia-graphics-drivers-418, and remove the unsigned module from
> /lib/modules/... after generating the signed module.
> Test Case: Confirm that binary packages for nvidia-418 are built and
> function as expected, and confirm that nvidia-390 continue to work as
> before. A test build is available in ppa:sforshee/test-builds.
> Regression Potential: The nvidia-418 packages are new binary packages
> which must be installed by the user, so they cannot cause regressions.
> There is a risk of inadvertent errors affecting the nvidia-390 packages,
> however regression testing has turned up no such regressions.
> Note that the first two patches are for linux, and the final patch is
> for linux-restricted-modules. These have already been applied to
> unstable.
> Thanks,
> Seth

Applied to disco/linux/master-next and disco/linux-restricted-modules/master


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