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Ubuntu: nvidia-glx-config regression Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Ubuntu USN-416-1 fixed various vulnerabilities in the Linux kernel. Unfortunately that update caused the 'nvidia-glx-config' script to not work any more. The new version fixes the problem. We apologize for the inconvenience.
=========================================================== 
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-416-2             March 01, 2007
linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17 regression
https://launchpad.net/bugs/66908
===========================================================

A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:

Ubuntu 6.10

This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of
Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu.

The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:

Ubuntu 6.10:
  nvidia-glx                               2.6.17.7-11.2

In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the
necessary changes.

Details follow:

USN-416-1 fixed various vulnerabilities in the Linux kernel.
Unfortunately that update caused the 'nvidia-glx-config' script to not
work any more. The new version fixes the problem.

We apologize for the inconvenience.


Updated packages for Ubuntu 6.10:

  Source archives:

    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17_2.6.17.7-11.2.diff.gz
      Size/MD5:    89152 772068f013e18c8cd3bee371194fe2f5
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17_2.6.17.7-11.2.dsc
      Size/MD5:     2615 9da8b0a95647984a06ba93267b9e303b
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17_2.6.17.7.orig.tar.gz
      Size/MD5: 94289230 283efe66f46b478dea207dac92b7e4e2

  Architecture independent packages:

    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-common_2.6.17.7-11.2_all.deb
      Size/MD5:    20236 6b55a402fa0930b7e8bb1c16aece8a30

  amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon)

    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/avm-fritz-firmware-2.6.17-11_3.11+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:   476830 0e741afd28ff59f6abdc931b67282dec
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/avm-fritz-kernel-source_3.11+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:  2130084 09090d30b6bcb16259d0344b5a852e1a
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/fglrx-control_8.28.8+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:    77616 34b12bc805e4c89b01feb00680ffc62e
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/fglrx-kernel-source_8.28.8+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:   547560 73ce80f54e6fdb6285601844b4ea5a0a
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-generic_2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:  6652424 62054b3b0326325683edda4581d0a098
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nic-restricted-firmware-2.6.17-11-generic-di_2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.udeb
      Size/MD5:   965680 83868530e04da7ea8d665fff5704273b
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nic-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-generic-di_2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.udeb
      Size/MD5:   319162 df364edff08fd7a853c9859813c0bd16
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-glx-dev_1.0.8776+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:   168544 d39fdccbc31828b7e77323645c6c52c6
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-glx-legacy-dev_1.0.7184+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:   162460 3bdec676c86c1702905fc2fdf5067c8b
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-glx-legacy_1.0.7184+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:  6082324 342748fc5510ee9aec287c1c123ae527
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-glx_1.0.8776+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:  7330700 95697ebe21eaac11ece6ae68e2ac280d
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-kernel-source_1.0.8776+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:  1755654 d206422ea23adf9594f9a116a1b098d1
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-legacy-kernel-source_1.0.7184+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:  1383588 fcf770d04fda771f5fb6329c20fe6c08
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/vmware-player-kernel-modules-2.6.17-11_2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:    94200 d4eac639b80fe17067e299e7c02cb7dd
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/xorg-driver-fglrx-dev_7.1.0-8.28.8+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5:   133606 fdf47226d7ee7382f4d59d0f97284752
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/xorg-driver-fglrx_7.1.0-8.28.8+2.6.17.7-11.2_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5: 16016920 f098db02f04188a4be6fe317a433d9ca

  i386 architecture (x86 compatible Intel/AMD)

    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/avm-fritz-firmware-2.6.17-11_3.11+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:  1206380 ac327f27520eec83a2e27b80b195e692
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/avm-fritz-kernel-source_3.11+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:  3426938 4a3ae2b8fc1fbb00e83a6bc1e135be00
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/fglrx-control_8.28.8+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:    74932 2c62b5bd45d2858a3e34876b81d00f17
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/fglrx-kernel-source_8.28.8+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:   701890 acf617420e630b8658dc840ea735ce47
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-386_2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:  7886528 88d137b8384971a107f1c5ab0c45b259
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-generic_2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:  7681916 cf3e8caa2f28c46fd1e3dc5d4ce3a1b8
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nic-restricted-firmware-2.6.17-11-386-di_2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.udeb
      Size/MD5:   965578 baca90ec52297ab161a2e436fc47420a
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nic-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-386-di_2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.udeb
      Size/MD5:   292852 a57af94e858ce70c9cef0085aff63f99
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-glx-dev_1.0.8776+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:   149334 896b0fd94231187c906f3bf0f43a5a42
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-glx-legacy-dev_1.0.7184+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:   141534 c834ce2e34d39c890616227a48c165bc
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-glx-legacy_1.0.7184+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:  3070512 2c3a44c8fda68f26484ae2bfbc00acd6
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-glx_1.0.8776+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:  4066354 a05ebe78d92259f20f02349a3c58d0ff
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-kernel-source_1.0.8776+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:  1695566 8ba82743eb1ae5e85d92565039218047
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/multiverse/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nvidia-legacy-kernel-source_1.0.7184+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:  1374622 246ca56d5ced2791d7f93476bb6a8fbd
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/vmware-player-kernel-modules-2.6.17-11_2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:   140774 5e926b0db2b94486fb91bed612c415f4
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/xorg-driver-fglrx-dev_7.1.0-8.28.8+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:   117654 7530bbe400b0076a60412d39269a41d9
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/xorg-driver-fglrx_7.1.0-8.28.8+2.6.17.7-11.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5:  9402352 6a400a29d7dd1bcad6c11699a2019f9f

  powerpc architecture (Apple Macintosh G3/G4/G5)

    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-powerpc-smp_2.6.17.7-11.2_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5:  1285168 6910af095b64409b1b8cc52a02a06c7d
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-powerpc64-smp_2.6.17.7-11.2_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5:   996538 f8eced58f2639267cb79f9fe93efdda6
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-powerpc_2.6.17.7-11.2_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5:  1282820 ff15b6f3bf85033b82f6f4568416fc38
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nic-restricted-firmware-2.6.17-11-powerpc-di_2.6.17.7-11.2_powerpc.udeb
      Size/MD5:   965666 a81bb2a0dc7b79814bc7ac16f90f9f61
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/nic-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-powerpc-di_2.6.17.7-11.2_powerpc.udeb
      Size/MD5:   287196 1d9f7bc395068e1f1ce14d8f357b4705

  sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)

    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-sparc64-smp_2.6.17.7-11.2_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5:   996508 567181402aeb05c1accbeada9f0bf99b
    http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/restricted/l/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17/linux-restricted-modules-2.6.17-11-sparc64_2.6.17.7-11.2_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5:   996420 6d8c1f804d88990f158cf2d1240cf1b7

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