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Old 02-25-2004, 09:48 PM   #1
slivuh
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installing nvidia drivers....


ok...when i launch the ,run file it sez i have to ru nas root er sumtin so how would i go about doing this? it sez to exit the x-server but i have no idea how to do this...my distro is mandrake 9.2
 
Old 02-25-2004, 09:51 PM   #2
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instructions

well the above is a link to a different thread that has the complete instructions on installing the nvidia drivers ...
as of switching to root you type :
su -
and then type the root password after that as it will prompt you for it ....
 
Old 02-25-2004, 09:51 PM   #3
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exit the x-windows,and use the command su to change your id to root,then launch the .run file.
 
  


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