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Old 03-29-2004, 05:04 PM   #1
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Which driver do I choose?

Vid Card: Geforce FX 5200
Linux: Mandrake 9.2

Do I download IA32 or IA64?
Old 03-29-2004, 05:16 PM   #2
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Unless you have a 64 bit cpu like an AMD Opteron or an Intel Itanium(unlikely), get the IA32 version.
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Okay, thanks
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Also, to avoid problems in the future, it might be a good idea to download the sources for the kernel you have.


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