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Old 07-09-2007, 12:02 PM   #1
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New update Kernel-bigsmp-Kernel with PAE Support


I just downloaded this update and when ever I mess with the kernel it screws up nvidia so I didn't install it. Would this have the same affect?
 
Old 07-15-2007, 05:26 AM   #2
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Any kernel update will screw around with the nVidia settings, but it's a simple fix to reinstall the driver. The question you have to ask, is "do I need to update the kernel?"

Most kernel updates are for a reason (security, bug fixes etc.), so the answer is usually yes.

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Old 07-15-2007, 03:42 PM   #3
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Thanks for the reply. That's the way way I'm treating these kernel upgrades.
 
  


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