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Re: nvidia video cards

On Mon, Jun 02, 2003 at 04:06:59AM -0400, Kevin McKinley wrote:

> The 4191 version caused problems for everybody. I don't know anyone
> who was able to make it work in Debian, Mandrake or RedHat.

Worked fine here.  Though it didn't support Dual Head on my chipset at
the time, it did support TwinView and I used it until they released 4349
(which is now installed, and supports Dual Head).

> So here's the question -- how many different ways do I need to tell
> the system to keepen its little mittens offen those packages? Can you
> suggest another/better way to accomplish this?

Are you putting the compiled binary packages on hold or the src
packages?  I believe you'll need to put the src packages on hold to
accomplish what your after.

Jamin W. Collins

Remember, root always has a loaded gun.  Don't run around with it unless
you absolutely need it. -- Vineet Kumar

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