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nvidia-installer -A Solved

Posted 02-06-2009 at 06:36 PM by GlennsPref
Updated 09-20-2009 at 10:15 PM by GlennsPref (Change heading for lookups and searches)

Thank you Didier, nvidia-installer -A, shows the advanced options.

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Thank you Didier, that's it.

Code:
 -K, --kernel-module-only
      Install a kernel module only, and do not uninstall the existing driver.
This is intended to be used to install kernel modules for
additional kernels (in cases where you might boot between several 
different kernels).
To use this option, you must already have a
driver installed, and the version
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nvidia graphics, 2 kernels, 2 window managers is it possible?

Posted 02-06-2009 at 06:35 PM by GlennsPref

nvidia graphics, 2 kernels

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Hi, I have 2 kernels, one RT, the other is not.

The newer kernel (2.6.28.x.x mdv) is my main desktop, for normal every day tasks,

but the other, RT kernel (2.6.26.x.rt mdv), is specifically for Real-Time

monitoring of Audio when Recording sound (Multi-track) on my system.

I have more system info available if required, But

My main question is...

Can I have 3d graphics
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Heads-up, nVidia proprietary drivers with kde4 you may not need the options tweaks!!

Posted 02-06-2009 at 06:31 PM by GlennsPref

Here is a test comparison, between rt (configured for audio, and my current kernel.

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music@GamesBox:~$ startxfce4
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music@GamesBox:~$ glxgears                                        (05-02 20:08)
62825 frames in 5.0 seconds = 12564.875 FPS
62331 frames in 5.0 seconds = 12466.195 FPS
63293 frames in 5.0 seconds = 12658.508 FPS
63464 frames in 5.0 seconds = 12692.744 FPS
63393 frames in 5.0 seconds = 12678.479 FPS
63259 frames in
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Heads-up, nVidia proprietary drivers with kde4 you may not need the options tweaks!!

Posted 02-06-2009 at 06:28 PM by GlennsPref

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Heads up ppl.

If you use the nvidia proprietary drivers with kde4 you may not need the options tweaks previously used in /etc/X11/xorg.conf.

post #6 by txf
http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=126835




When I saw this last night, I could not believe it, Did I really need to # out about 10 lines of options,

Well, glxgears is the only benchmark I used, but the improvements were devastatingly positive!
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Microsoft's perfect storm.

Posted 02-05-2009 at 07:18 AM by Dubious Dave

After reading an up date on the Wine project, I realized the method in which Microsoft will be marginalized. Since Microsoft owns the computing market, developers write code for Windows, hence the lack of Linux software versions. It's a self-feeding system. However, the development of Wine has allowed Linux to be an either/or OS. Not only that, but many windows programs work better under Wine than the real thing. Eventually, Wine will be integrated into Linux and shipped standard. Users will...
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