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Re: [SLE] nVidia rocks; Don't Buy An ATI card
  • From: Paul Cartwright <paul_tbot@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 14 May 2005 13:09:28 -0400
  • Message-id: <200505141309.34271.paul_tbot@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sat May 14 2005 12:58 pm, Donn Washburn wrote:
> > The GeForce cost $20 less, and is 100 times better!
> >
> > The driver ( once I understood how to install it ) performs
> > flawlessly.
>
> I agree this one works perfectly.  Just download the free driver
> from NVidia and run it. ( you will need a complete kernel source and
> basic .config ) For tht you get 3D and very stable X.
why do you need the source to install the nvidia driver?
I have an NVidia card, and I get the wonderful NVIDIA screen when I
boot up. I don't think I installed any source files..

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