Re: nvidia-kernel module problem with kernel-source-2.4.18
I have a small thing to add I just remembered:
There is some documentation on the nvidia. Have a look
I hope this helps - those docs really helped me !
(I'm not sure, but I think they are placed there after
downloading the nvidia sources stuff
--- sean finney <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> if you're using the 2.4.18-bf24 series of kernel,
> then you want
> to install the kernel-headers-2.4.18-bf2.4 package.
> this has the
> kernel headers that were used to compile your
> running kernel.
> symlink that to /usr/src/linux, and then try
> recompiling the
> nvidia driver.
> On Mon, Apr 28, 2003 at 11:22:38AM +0200, Szabó
> Balázs wrote:
> > Hi Debian-users,
> > I run woody and try to install the nvidia driver
> for my NVidia TNT2 card.
> > I have read through many posts and following the
> advices installed
> > kernel-source 2.4.18 - but when trying to compile
> the nvidia kernel-module it
> > says that I am using a 2.4.18-bf2.4 kernel so
> there is a mismatch.
> > It is true, my kernel is the *-bf2.4 one
> (recommended during
> > woody-installation).
> > It is beyond my knowledge what that -bf2.4
> > I looked up my distro but couldn't find anything
> like a kernel-source for
> > 2.4.18-bf2.4, only the simple 2.4.18 one.
> > Any suggestions?
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Balazs
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