[arch-general] cuda and nvidia package conflict

Lone_Wolf lone_wolf at klaas-de-kat.nl
Thu Jul 9 09:46:46 UTC 2020

On 09-07-2020 02:48, Junhee Lee via arch-general wrote:
> Dear the maintainers.
> First of all, I sincerely appreciate your effort to maintain this distribution.
> I would like to report an incident related to the two packages: cuda and nvidia.
> It seems that the cuda package is recently updated to 11.0.2-1 in [community-testing].
> However, the most recent nvidia package is 440.100-3 in [extra].
> Therefore, when I attempt to run an application utilizing CUDA, it instantly hangs with an error related to version mismatch.
> This problem is resolved when I install nvidia-beta package in AUR.
> Should I keep using the cuda package in [community]?
> Or, is there any progress related to this issue?
> Thank you very much for your attention.
> -Best regards, jvl.

For clarity :

cuda 11.0.2-1 from community-testing doesn't work with nvidia 440.100-3 
from extra ?

If so, please post the exact error message.

(You could also post about this in testing subboard on forum to reach 
more people)


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