package nvidia-340 (not installed) failed to install/upgrade: trying to overwrite '/lib/udev/rules.d/71-nvidia.rules', which is also in package nvidia-kernel-common-390 390.77-0ubuntu0.18.04.1

Bug #1804007 reported by dimas ilham saputro on 2018-11-19
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
nvidia-graphics-drivers-340 (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned
nvidia-graphics-drivers-390 (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

idk why every time i want install graphic card on 18.04 LTS always being like this

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 18.04
Package: nvidia-340 (not installed)
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.15.0-39.42-generic 4.15.18
Uname: Linux 4.15.0-39-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.9-0ubuntu7.5
Architecture: amd64
Date: Mon Nov 19 12:10:24 2018
ErrorMessage: trying to overwrite '/lib/udev/rules.d/71-nvidia.rules', which is also in package nvidia-kernel-common-390 390.77-0ubuntu0.18.04.1
InstallationDate: Installed on 2018-11-17 (2 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS "Bionic Beaver" - Release amd64 (20180725)
Python3Details: /usr/bin/python3.6, Python 3.6.6, python3-minimal, 3.6.5-3ubuntu1
PythonDetails: N/A
RelatedPackageVersions:
 dpkg 1.19.0.5ubuntu2.1
 apt 1.6.6
SourcePackage: nvidia-graphics-drivers-340
Title: package nvidia-340 (not installed) failed to install/upgrade: trying to overwrite '/lib/udev/rules.d/71-nvidia.rules', which is also in package nvidia-kernel-common-390 390.77-0ubuntu0.18.04.1
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

dimas ilham saputro (ortupas) wrote :

Thanks for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but this appears to be a "regular" (non-security) bug. I have unmarked it as a security issue since this bug does not show evidence of allowing attackers to cross privilege boundaries nor directly cause loss of data/privacy. Please feel free to report any other bugs you may find.

information type: Private Security → Public
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in nvidia-graphics-drivers-340 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in nvidia-graphics-drivers-390 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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