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Re: NVidia drivers and 2.6.18...

> Indeed, it seems the very latest nvidia drivers are targeted at X.org,
> not XFree86.  There's a 9629 out now as the latest official release.

FWIW, I'm running xorg from backports, which is 6.9.0.  Will that work with
the drivers?  I can change the dependency and rebuild the package if it

> To be honest at this stage, for a desktop system, I'd just switch to Etch
> anyway.  It is sufficiently close to being the new stable that you're
> very unlikely to get bitten by a bug.  And if you have any servers it
> would be a good idea to try it out on a desktop anyway in case of any
> gotchas with your setup.  It's what I've been doing the past few weeks
> without problems.

This is a server (at my house) but it IS running backports for x
windows/KDE.  I'm also putting the mythtv frontend on it (it's the backend
too) and that's why I need the nvidia drivers.

Thanks for the info!

Take care,
Dale E. Martin - dale@the-martins.org

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