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Old 01-17-2002, 11:45 PM   #1
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RIVA TNT2 advice


if u have a nvidia video card don't use the default x drivers , go to and pick up their drivers. it's fairly easy to install via rpm or tar files. the nvidia drivers give blazing performance while the default drivers fumble along. hope this is of some use.

Old 01-18-2002, 04:21 AM   #2
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I've done this last night. It's very easy to install and tux is running great now!
Old 01-20-2002, 05:45 AM   #3
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Thumbs up hey, thanks

verry usefull! thanks a lot!
Old 01-20-2002, 05:50 AM   #4
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Question MD5 Sum

I went to at Linux drivers and i don't know what the HELL is MD5 SUM???
Old 01-24-2002, 05:04 PM   #5
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a md5 sum is a checksum - it's just a method of confirming that nothing was changed, lost, or corrupted during download - if you don't know what it is, then you don't need to bother with it, and can probably happily ignore it for the rest of your natural life.


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