Re: Well documented [was Re: nvidia drivers]
Guest, Simon wrote:
> It's all well documented what you have to do. Once you realise that the best
> documentation for knowing how to use packages in Debian is often to be found
> in /usr/share/doc/<package-name>, everything becomes straightforward.
> (Thanks to those fine chaps, the Debian developers, for their excellent
> Install these Debian packages :-
> nvidia-glx - NVIDIA binary XFree86 4.x driver
> nvidia-kernel-common - NVIDIA binary kernel module common files
> nvidia-kernel-source - NVIDIA binary kernel module source
> Then carefully follow the instructions
> in /usr/share/doc/nvidia-kernel-source/README.Debian
> PS: If you do this, you don't need anything from the NVidia web site.
Thanks for that - those instructions worked like a charm for me.
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