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Old 12-11-2004, 04:45 AM   #1
eBopBob
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Will nVidia 6600 128mb PCIE work with Linux?


Hi folks,

http://www.linuxquestions.org/hcl/sh...p?product=1975

There it says the 256mb one works. I'll be getting a desktop with a 128mb one. I presume that since the 256mb one works with the driver, the 128mb one will work also.

Am I right?

Thanks
 
Old 12-11-2004, 10:43 AM   #2
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It should work as the page says.
I'm not a guru or anything, so wait for some better advice.
 
Old 12-11-2004, 11:28 AM   #3
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It looks like both newer Linux kernels and recent NVidia drivers support PCI Xpress, so my answer is a qualified yes. Qualified because I haven't tried it myself. Send me a 6600 card and I'll figure out how to set it up for you ;-)
 
  


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