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Old 09-24-02, 08:32 AM   #9
Neko
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Originally posted by Scorched
I read the /usr/share/doc on the latest drivers, and it described something similar to your method. I tried it, and I still received:

depmod: *** Unresolved symbols in /lib/modules/2.4.19/kernel/drivers/video/NVdriver

but without the make: *** [nv.o] Error 1

I turned off the frame buffer, so now the default drivers that come with XFree86 are allowing me to use X Windows. But I still want the accelerated graphics drivers. I'm getting closer.

I'm not sure which of these methods I'm supposed to follow though:
That's strange - it worked on two machines (Geforce2 and Geforce4) where I tried it...

The method to use depends on your kernel: is it Debian-supplied (unlikely , as you have a 2.4.19) or did you compile it yourself?

With a self-compiled kernel you have to do
$ cd /usr/src/kernel-source-2.4.1x-<flavor if any>
$ make-kpkg modules_image

instead of the "$ debian/rules"-thingy in /usr/source/modules

Does that work for you?

If you still get unresolved symbols try
$ depmod -a
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