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Old 08-10-2005, 02:48 PM   #1
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NVIDIA driver setup Deb Sarge 3.1


I am trying to go thought the process posted on here on how to update nvidia drivers using apt-get, well i ran into a slight problem..

UPE:/home/lostdata# apt-get install nvidia-kernel-headers nvidia-kernel-common
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
E: Couldn't find package nvidia-kernel-headers
UPE:/home/lostdata# uname -r

so ya any help would be appreciated... not sure if it matters but i have already updated the kernel restarted, apt-get pointed towards http:// umm or something, it worked to update the kernel and to install open office...
Old 08-11-2005, 08:31 AM   #2
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This worked for me:

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Old 08-16-2005, 03:52 AM   #3
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apt-get install kernel-headers*
/etc/init.d/gdm stop
cd /your/download/directory
sh N tab
gedit -w /etc/X11/XFree86.conf

input resolutions,make sure gli is loading ,save and should be ready.


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