[arch-dev-public] nouveau upgrade failed

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Mon Dec 7 09:17:38 EST 2009

Pierre Schmitz wrote:
> Am Montag 07 Dezember 2009 14:56:34 schrieb Thomas Bächler:
>> That is to be expected, as nouveau depends on kernel26. I have asked Dan 
>> a while ago if we can have "delayed post_install", such that certain 
>> tasks can be queued for the end, after ALL packages have been upgraded. 
>> No idea what he responded, but it is the only clean way to solve this.
> I think there were some discussion about hook scripts that pacman will execute 
> on certain events (e.g. to update desktop database, icon cache etc.). Running 
> mkinitcpio would be another use case.

I started writing about it here:
Still a long way off...

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