Ubuntu

[Lucid} Jockey removed hardware driver during upgrade

Reported by Charlie Kravetz on 2010-03-24
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jockey (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Installed Ubuntu 8.04, installed all updates available. I then installed the Nvidia hardware driver usnig System -> Administration -> Hardware Drivers. I then upgraded to Ubuntu Lucid. After the upgrade completed, the Nvidia hardware driver had been replaced by nouveau driver.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
CurrentDmesg:
 [ 67.096054] end_request: I/O error, dev fd0, sector 0
 [ 67.268052] end_request: I/O error, dev fd0, sector 0
Date: Wed Mar 24 17:09:58 2010
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Lsusb:
 Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
 Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
 Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
 Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
MachineType: System manufacturer System Product Name
Package: jockey-gtk 0.5.8-0ubuntu2
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcCmdLine: root=UUID=764c6e4b-aa8e-4fa6-92ca-df6d7472cf09 ro quiet splash
ProcEnviron:
 LANG=en_US.utf8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-17.26-generic 2.6.32.10+drm33.1
SourcePackage: jockey
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-17-generic i686
dmi.bios.date: 12/20/2005
dmi.bios.vendor: American Megatrends Inc.
dmi.bios.version: 1008.008
dmi.board.name: P4S8X-MX
dmi.board.vendor: ASUSTeK Computer INC.
dmi.board.version: Rev 1.xx
dmi.chassis.asset.tag: Asset-1234567890
dmi.chassis.type: 3
dmi.chassis.vendor: Chassis Manufacture
dmi.chassis.version: Chassis Version
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnAmericanMegatrendsInc.:bvr1008.008:bd12/20/2005:svnSystemmanufacturer:pnSystemProductName:pvrSystemVersion:rvnASUSTeKComputerINC.:rnP4S8X-MX:rvrRev1.xx:cvnChassisManufacture:ct3:cvrChassisVersion:
dmi.product.name: System Product Name
dmi.product.version: System Version
dmi.sys.vendor: System manufacturer

I got the same thing upgrading hardy to lucid Xubuntu. It also removes the hardware driver and installs nouveau instead.

This report is being closed because it has been fixed in the final version release of Ubuntu 10.04. It now correctly updates the video driver to nvidia-current.

Changed in jockey (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
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