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Old 05-07-2010, 03:01 AM   #1
jone kim
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graphics card problem


I've nVidia Corporation GeForce 7025 (reva2)
graphics card.
I had installed Ubuntu 9.10.But I've graphics problem so I again installed Ubuntu9.04. I am thinking of installing Ubuntu 10.04. Will there be any problem?

Any one having same graphics card?
 
Old 05-07-2010, 11:52 AM   #2
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Go for Ubuntu 10.04
 
Old 05-07-2010, 01:59 PM   #3
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Are you sure that I'll not face any problem with Ubuntu 10.04?
 
Old 05-07-2010, 02:38 PM   #4
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Nobody can tell you with certainty that you will not encounter problems. I can tell you that I just updated to 10.04 with no problems for my video card (see sig. block). In fact, Ubuntu installed the latest Nvidia driver (195.36.15), for my new kernel (2.6.32), and I am completely satisfied.

Up until recently, I have been downloading and installing Nvidia's proprietary driver, but I found it annoying to have to repeat everything for all my distros every time I got a kernel update. Now I let the distro's software update managers handle it. I may be a version or so behind on the driver, but what I get is usually well tested.

Cheers, Lou

EDIT: The only times I have experienced problems with Ubuntu updates, is when there was an interruption in internet services. Recovery has always been painless.

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