I really don't know where to send this as it's not really a *driver* bug per se.
If I do:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:oibaf/graphics-drivers
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
I get a bunch of updates (I specifically wanted the vulkan ones), but glx.h disappears (other files may disappear, but this one causes me a lot of grief).
Executing ppa-purge brings it back.
$ uname -a
Linux foo-x1 5.0.0-36-generic #39~18.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Tue Nov 12 11:09:50 UTC 2019 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
IMO this is a 'oibaf bug', it should declare a dependency to some package that now brings those headers, libglvnd-dev?
Okay, so where do I go to report this bug? oibaf points me here (see below) and closing this bug points nowhere. Searching on launchpad seems to give me no way to report a new bug.
> If not you may want to report a new bug:
> for 3D drivers bugs: https://www.mesa3d.org/bugs.html
> for X / 2D driver bugs: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=xorg
Point me at the place to file the bug, and I'll go file it.
(In reply to Andrew P. Lentvorski from comment #2)
> Okay, so where do I go to report this bug? oibaf points me here (see below)
> and closing this bug points nowhere. Searching on launchpad seems to give
> me no way to report a new bug.
> Quoting https://launchpad.net/~oibaf/+archive/ubuntu/graphics-drivers:
> > If not you may want to report a new bug:
> > for 3D drivers bugs: https://www.mesa3d.org/bugs.html
> > for X / 2D driver bugs: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=xorg
> Point me at the place to file the bug, and I'll go file it.
Maybe try asking about this here:
The problem likely is that the version of glvnd in oibaf is simply too old and this ppa should ship a more new one which provides the missing development headers.
Thanks. But nothing on that site anywhere allows me to do anything resembling filing a bug report. Maybe I'm being completely obtuse and missing something obvious, but I suspect it's intentional and my account is too new/some hidden score too low to be able to file a bug.
That's very frustrating and it is irritating that I probably will have to slag oibaf on one of the hacker websites in order to get some attention just to file a stupid bug report.
Thanks for all the help. Sorry to both you folks with something irrelevant.
You can close this report now.
Bother not both. Stupid autocorrect.
Filed to launchpad using the email submission interface. Hopefully that will work.
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