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Old 11-23-2004, 08:32 PM   #1
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Question Since there no Ubuntu section I'll post here. . .

Hi guys I have been trying to get debian and ubuntu to use the nvidia driver. I have tryed compiling them from source I have tryed installing it with the binary, editing the XF86Config nothing seems to work any advice?
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did you modprobe nvidia? If not. you'll need to add this module to /etc/modules
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Ok I added it so now what do I just try starting x again?
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How to install NVIDIA graphics driver?
01) Read General Notes
02) Read How to add extra repositories?
03) $ sudo apt-get install nvidia-glx
04) $ sudo apt-get install nvidia-settings
05) $ sudo nvidia-glx-config enable
06) Read How to restart GNOME without rebooting computer?


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