NVIDIA – Beta Driver 361.16 Breaks Plasma/KDE5..

Updated the tests system to the latest ‘beta’ driver 361.16, and this broke Plasma/KDE5..    This driver is supposed to introduce the ‘vendor neutral’ libglvnd option: $ ll /usr/lib64/libGLX* lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 23 Jan 7 10:17 /usr/lib64/libGLX_indirect.so.0 -> libGLX_nvidia.so.361.16 lrwxrwxrwx … Continue reading

APC – First Impressions..

Starting to ‘explore’ the system, and it looks very different from the typical Linux system I have been used to since 1997..   The base directory structure is different, with many ‘additions’.. This is probably standard for Android, but not what … Continue reading

BUG Hunting.. Bad rss-counter..

If you are seeing a lot of these: BUG: Bad rss-counter state mm:ffff8801c4be7b80 idx:2 val:1 -repeated ad nauseam, then there is a fix coming! https://lkml.org/lkml/2012/6/9/47 I have applied the patch, and (so far..) it appears to have fixed the ‘problem’.. … Continue reading