Re: Squeeze Backports kernel with nVidia driver package
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- Subject: Re: Squeeze Backports kernel with nVidia driver package
- From: Ramon Hofer <email@example.com>
- Date: Sun, 29 Jan 2012 09:37:36 +0000 (UTC)
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On Sun, 29 Jan 2012 01:28:19 +0200, Andrei Popescu wrote:
> On Sb, 28 ian 12, 10:20:58, Ramon Hofer wrote:
>> If I get you right I should install linux-image-3.2.0-0.bpo.1-amd64?
>> But there are other packages too like linux-image-amd64 which installs
>> the extra package linux-image-3.1.0-0.bpo.1-amd64. Here are all the
>> possibilies I have:
> Hmm, you must be running amd64, 3.1.0 is not available on i386. But
> anyway, if I understand correctly, it's too much effort to support more
> than one kernel version in backports, so it is likely to disappear soon.
> For nvidia-glx you need to add non-free as Didier pointed out.
Yes, I have 4 GB of RAM and therefore chosen the AMD64 kernel.
Thank you for your help!