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Re: [opensuse-factory] NVIDIA gfx driver RPMs available for Tumbleweed ...
On Wed, Aug 09, 2017 at 03:10:31PM +0000, Rainer Klier wrote:
The kernel module is being built during installation (as it's done with the
Leap packages). But the kernel module is also being rebuilt and reinstalled
after a kernel update has been done, since we don't necessarily keep the
stable for TW. This has been implemented by making use of RPM's trigger

does this mean, i can install latest kernel from
or from
and then the nvidia driver's kernel modul is automatically rebuilt after the
kernel is updated?

Yes, that's the feature of the NVIDIA packages for Tumbleweed. ;-) Actually
this feature was the requirement for TW ...

i ask, because currently i frequently update kernel from above repos and then
reinstall nvidia driver manually with the .run package from nvidia.

This should no longer be required with these packages.


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