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Old 10-22-10, 04:56 PM   #22
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Default Re: GeForce 7300 LE w/Kubuntu 10.04/10.10 : My personal nightmare

okay, here's the process:

root@STC:/home/halstan# sudo apt-get purge nvidia-current
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following packages will be REMOVED:
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 1 to remove and 3 not upgraded.
After this operation, 78.4MB disk space will be freed.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
(Reading database ... 211204 files and directories currently installed.)
Removing nvidia-current ...
Removing all DKMS Modules
update-alternatives: using /usr/lib/mesa/ to provide /etc/
/GL.conf (gl_conf) in auto mode.
Purging configuration files for nvidia-current ...
dpkg: warning: while removing nvidia-current, directory '/usr/lib/nvidia-current
' not empty so not removed.
Processing triggers for libc-bin ...
ldconfig deferred processing now taking place
Processing triggers for man-db ...
root@STC:/home/halstan# sudo apt-get install nvidia-current
(here the output went out of the screen but I got the important part)
Setting up nvidia-current (260.19.12-0ubuntu1~xup1) ...
update-alternatives: using /usr/lib/nvidia-current/ to provide /etc/ld
.so.conf.d/GL.conf (gl_conf) in auto mode.
update-alternatives: warning: skip creation of /usr/lib32/vdpau/libvdpau_nvidia.
so.1 because associated file /usr/lib32/nvidia-current/vdpau/
1 (of link group gl_conf) doesn't exist.
update-alternatives: warning: skip creation of /usr/lib32/ bec
ause associated file /usr/lib32/nvidia-current/vdpau/ (of link
 group gl_conf) doesn't exist.
update-initramfs: deferring update (trigger activated)
Loading new nvidia-current-260.19.12 DKMS files...
First Installation: checking all kernels...
Building only for architecture i686

Module build for the currently running kernel was skipped since the 
kernel source for this kernel does not seem to be installed.
*important part*_^
Processing triggers for initramfs-tools ...
update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-2.6.35-22-generic
Funny, i thought i had my linux-sources installed already.. infact, i did it earlier today. I'll make sure...

(btw dkms-status still says added, i'm gonna check if my linux source package is installed, if not i'll install it.

EDIT: linux-source-2.6.35 is installed. no other versions of linux-source are installed.

Last edited by NinjaNumberNine; 10-22-10 at 05:05 PM. Reason: checked source package
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