Re: Confused: nvidia on AMD64???
I don't know about the rest of the list but there are some things I don't like to depend on my distro for. Kernel source, alsa, and nvidia drivers just to name a few. I just updated the latest nvidia drivers the other day and got them from nvidia.com at the url below:
They work just fine.
On Thu, 22 Dec 2005 18:46:07 +0100
"Joost Kraaijeveld" <J.Kraaijeveld@Askesis.nl> wrote:
> I just put a NVidia GeForce FX 5200 into my machine (my Matrox 550 will not work properly with Xinerama after the update to x.org). I followed several howto's (even from the people that wrote it worked, e.g. Stefan Salewski's "NVidia driver successfully installed!" and his link http://home.comcast.net/~andrex/Debian-nVidia/installation.html) but I cannot apt-get the nvidia-kernel-source from any of the mentioned repositories.
> Is it possible to compile the module on a AMD64 system? Where can I apt-get the packages mentioned in howto above for AMD64?
> Joost Kraaijeveld
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