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Old 12-13-07, 03:36 AM   #1
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Question how to install nvidia driver on redhat enterprise EL5 x86_64

I'm trying to use to install the nvidia driver on my redhat enterprise el5 x86_64, but I'm experiencing a lot of problems...
first of all it never succeed to connect to the nvidia ftp site to download a precompiled kernel , maybe because of my proxy setting... I have to connect through a proxy and I have to use my username and password to connect, is there a way to specify this parameters when using ?
second: it tries to build a kernel module itself, but it's not able to do it and it returns: unable to build a kernel module etc...
I think I've tried a lot of different ways but still cannot do it!
Does anyone have suggestions?
Thanks in advance
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