HOWTO: Install the proprietary nVidia graphics driver in Fedora 13, 14
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By AwesomeMachine at 2011-03-24 10:35
The Fedora development team has assumed a stance in opposition to the authentic nVidia drivers, in favor of the 2D-only nouveau driver for nVidia cards. Nouveau has to get a lot better, and it will. Suffice to say that it is tricky to get the nVidia.com drivers to install in F13 and F14. Here is how to do it:
Open a terminal program such as "gnome-terminal".
Become a sudoer:
[user@linux ~]$ su -c 'visudo'
Assuming this is a personal computer, free from potential abuse of privileges, move the cursor to the "Defaults" section, press the 'i' key, and add:
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