[SATLUG] Dependency Issue

Robert Waldo rjw6844 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 3 07:32:03 CST 2009


Peter:
What version of the kernel are you running?
It sounds like the current kmod-nvidia has a problem with the available
kernel that yum wants.  I would try again in a few days, or update the rest
of your system by disabling the rpmfusion-nonfree-updates.repo file in
/etc/yum.repos.d

Bob

On Mon, Mar 2, 2009 at 8:51 PM, Peter Cross <pjcrux at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi All,
> Tried to update my home server via "yum update" and "yum update
> kmod-nvidia"
> and received the following messages:
>
> [root at localhost ~]# yum update kmod-nvidia
> Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, refresh-packagekit
> Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
>  * livna: livna.cat.pdx.edu
>  * rpmfusion-nonfree-updates: lordmorgul.net
>  * fedora: mirrors.happyjacksoftware.com
>  * rpmfusion-free-updates: lordmorgul.net
>  * rpmfusion-free: lordmorgul.net
>  * updates-newkey: mirrors.happyjacksoftware.com
>  * updates: mirrors.happyjacksoftware.com
>  * rpmfusion-nonfree: lordmorgul.net
> Setting up Update Process
> Resolving Dependencies
> --> Running transaction check
> ---> Package kmod-nvidia.i686 0:173.14.15-1.fc9.11 set to be updated
> --> Processing Dependency: kmod-nvidia-2.6.27.19-78.2.30.fc9.i686 >=
> 173.14.15-1.fc9.11 for package: kmod-nvidia
> --> Running transaction check
> ---> Package kmod-nvidia-2.6.27.19-78.2.30.fc9.i686.i686
> 0:173.14.15-1.fc9.11 set to be updated
> --> Processing Dependency: kernel-uname-r = 2.6.27.19-78.2.30.fc9.i686 for
> package: kmod-nvidia-2.6.27.19-78.2.30.fc9.i686
> --> Finished Dependency Resolution
> kmod-nvidia-2.6.27.19-78.2.30.fc9.i686-173.14.15-1.fc9.11.i686 from
> rpmfusion-nonfree-updates has depsolving problems
>  --> Missing Dependency: kernel-uname-r = 2.6.27.19-78.2.30.fc9.i686 is
> needed by package
> kmod-nvidia-2.6.27.19-78.2.30.fc9.i686-173.14.15-1.fc9.11.i686
> (rpmfusion-nonfree-updates)
> Error: Missing Dependency: kernel-uname-r = 2.6.27.19-78.2.30.fc9.i686 is
> needed by package
> kmod-nvidia-2.6.27.19-78.2.30.fc9.i686-173.14.15-1.fc9.11.i686
> (rpmfusion-nonfree-updates)
>
> I run the server headless and am trying to install a PCI graphics card (Yes
> it's me, still trying to work this out learning a lot though). I haven't
> had
> this issue till today. I'm still new feeling my way through my distro
> (Fedora 9).
>
> --
> Cheers!
>
> Peter Cross
> 6751 Raintree Path
> San Antonio, TX 78233
>
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