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Old 07-13-2006, 05:58 PM   #1
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i installed the nvidia nvnet driver for ubuutnu but the os keeps using forcedeth. does anyone know how to make the system load the nvnet instead of the forcedeth. i cant find the directory that the installer readme gave
Old 07-14-2006, 05:26 PM   #2
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To manually load nvnet, just (as root)
modprobe nvnet
You can unload the forcedeth module by running "rmmod forcedeth"
Old 07-14-2006, 06:36 PM   #3
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great i made a script to enable nvnet all the time but forcedth is still loaded. please help me kill forcedeth


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