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Re: [opensuse-factory] Tumbleweed 3.3.0-16.1 kernel does not allow install of nvidia driver
On 23/03/12 19:19, Christian Bierwirth wrote:

Am 22.03.2012 01:21, schrieb Patrick Shanahan:
12.1 tumbleweed x86_64

trying to update nvidia driver with new kernel fails

sh ./ -a -K

fails, log below

: ~ # rpm -qa *kernel* |grep 3.3


solved it for me

Thank you, Chris, for posting the above URL.

After DAYS of trying to apply the nVidia driver to my MS #2 installation I finally succeeded.

But, I had to re-install the BASIC - without ANY updates - Milestone #2 (32-bit) before I could do it and I had to do it with the executable script file given in that URL.

The latest nVidia driver - 295.33 - does NOT install as it did in the past even though it contains the patch for the 3.3 kernel. One first needs to download the kernel-source and install 'make' and 'gcc' before running that script.


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