USN-416-2: nvidia-glx-config regression

1 March 2007

linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17 regression

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

  • Ubuntu 6.10

Software Description

Details

USN-416-1 fixed various vulnerabilities in the Linux kernel. Unfortunately that update caused the ‘nvidia-glx-config’ script to not work any more. The new version fixes the problem.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 6.10
nvidia-glx - 2.6.17.7-11.2

To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.

In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the necessary changes.

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