Re: [FOLLOWUP] video card reccomendation
On 10/3/2010 2:52 PM, Sven Joachim wrote:
On 2010-10-03 21:27 +0200, Mark Allums wrote:
The full procedure is:
Hardly useful or necessary with an old card as the GF6200.
apt-get install module-assistant nvidia-kernel-source
m-a a-i nvidia
The nvidia-kernel-module-dkms package should make these steps
Unnecessary, the postinst of the nvidia-kernel-$(uname-r) package runs
depmod for you.
Not necessary but may help to diagnose problems if the module fails to
Useless in Squeeze, better set up xorg.conf by hand or run
With DKMS, you may have to run through this all one time, then
install/configure the DKMS package.
dpkg-reconfigure only needs to be run once. Not necessary once first
install of glx driver is done.
Check to make sure all your X packages are up-to-date. If they are,
nvidia-xconfig will work properly.
My understanding that xorg was evolving away from xorg.conf. I know
that X has been ignoring my settings in xorg.conf, and doing whatever it
wants to. (It's frustrating).