Build problems on Ubuntu Natty (11.04)

Bill Spitzak spitzak at
Thu Mar 15 21:20:58 PDT 2012

Well this sounds reassuring.

Is there any way to get the *newest* Nouveau driver, or is the one in 
the Ubuntu repository about as new as I am going to find?

I suspect compiling it from git will requiring compiling *all* of X11, 
which from what I heard is a nightmare that I might want to avoid.

Daniel Stone wrote:

> I think it's fair to say this is definitely a nouveau issue for your
> chipset.  My old laptop ran most GL programs fine but trying to run
> gnome-shell would hardlock my system in about 30 seconds.  If you
> report a bug on nouveau through Bugzilla then you should be able to
> chase it up there.
> Cheers,
> Daniel

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