[Lucid} Jockey removed hardware driver during upgrade

Bug #546495 reported by Charlie Kravetz on 2010-03-24
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jockey (Ubuntu)

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 After the upgrade completed, the Nvidia hardware driver had been replaced by nouveau driver.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
 [ 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
 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
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-17.26-generic
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

Charlie Kravetz (charlie-tca) wrote :
Charlie Kravetz (charlie-tca) wrote :

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

Charlie Kravetz (charlie-tca) wrote :

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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