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August 23rd, 2008, 11:08 AM
I am trying to install the new nvidia-glx-173 package from intrepid and I am getting an error message. There is a bug report filed on this that says to install the nvidia binary which I have not had much success with and was wondering if this package is installable.

failed to install/upgrade: trying to overwrite
`/usr/lib/xorg/modules/extensions/libglx.so', which is also in package

Here is a bug report on nvidia-glx-177, which is essentially the same error I'm recieving.


August 23rd, 2008, 11:32 AM
I may have a solution:
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hope it helps!