[mythtv-users] New nVidia driver

Jarod Wilson jcw at wilsonet.com
Tue Jul 6 04:44:05 EDT 2004

Just back from a much-needed vacation, catching up on the list...

On Jul 3, 2004, at 06:00, Thomas Börkel wrote:

> William wrote:
>>> How does someone who configured mythtv following your guide using 
>>> atrpm's install this new driver?
>> Easiest way is to wait for Axel to make rpm's available over at ATRPM 
>> and
>> then installe them as usual. Should be done in the next few days.
> They are already there.
> What has to be done exactly?

# apt-get install kernel-module-nvidia-graphics6106-`uname -r`
# apt-get install nvidia-graphics6106

> There is the normal NVidia RPM and the kernel module RPM installed. Do 
> they both have to be upgraded?


> Should the old RPMs be uninstalled first?

Not necessary. Install the new one and run

# init 3
# nvidia-graphics-switch 6106
# reboot

Jarod C. Wilson, RHCE
jcw at wilsonet.com

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