[arch-general] pacman update with new mesa gives a failed update

Mike Cloaked mike.cloaked at gmail.com
Mon Feb 25 16:33:50 EST 2013

On Mon, Feb 25, 2013 at 9:29 PM, Mike Cloaked <mike.cloaked at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 25, 2013 at 9:13 PM, Ionut Biru <ibiru at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> pacman -Qo /usr/lib/xorg/modules/dri/swrast_dri.so
>> pacman -Qo /usr/lib/libGL.so.1
>> Thank you Ionut.  The conflicting files are owned by libgl 9.0.2-1 - but
> I am unsure whether this means that libgl needs to be removed before
> running the updates? Will mesa-libgl then replace the functionality that
> libgl currently provides?  I'd like to be sure before doing this so I don't
> do something that could cause my system graphics to fail. I did not see any
> announcement saying this was going to happen?
> OK I saw your post in arch-dev-public about removing libgl from extra, and
also that re-running the pacman update now also replaces libgl with
mesa-libgl - so this is resolved.


mike c

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