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Re: "Trivial Question" - 32bit vs. 64bit vs. 32/64bit

Elie De Brauwer <elie@de-brauwer.be> writes:

> I think you made mistake there, the most recent nvidia driver is
> version 1.0-5336, which has 2.6 kernel support (running it atm on a
> 2.6.6). Before that there were patches available to make it work.

> It can be found: 
> http://www.nvidia.com/object/linux_display_ia32_1.0-5336.html

And runs only on the 32bit plattform. 

> Don't know anything about amd64 compatibility however.

The AMD64 driver is available at

There is unfortunately no 1.0-5336 for AMD64 so if you try to compile
the 1.0-5332 it will complain that the module uses a wrong object
module format (".o" instead of ".ko").

And here is debian-amd64 or am I wrong? ;-)

Dipl.-Inf. (FH) Rainer Koenig
Project Manager Linux
Fujitsu-Siemens VP BC E SW OS
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