Re: intall nvidia driver on debian lenny
This is turning into a nightmare. I've been Google-ing for 2 days now
and i'm still stuck with the "nv" driver... I've used the NVIDIA way to
install because i can't find any good alternative way tutorial for
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Dnia 29/10/07 20:50,Nick Lidakis napisał:
Bogdan Marian wrote:
Yes, it was running with the free version of the driver. I can
successfully start if i change the Driver section to "nv" from
"nvidia". In fact, that's how i'm able to send you this mail.
I had a similar problem once; realized I forgot to do "apt-get
install nvidia-glx" which creates some necessary TLS links.
This page should be helpful, it describes the whole process quite well
(with different ways of installing the driver) and offers some
Michal R. Hoffmann
Nick, I'm running Lenny, so nvidia-glx is not in the repos...
Michal, I tried the methods on that page and it didn't work... Last
thing i tried was to install the NVIDIA way, using the Nvidia .bin
supplied from their home site...still no luck.
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