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Old 05-27-12, 07:45 AM   #3
Bersam
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Default Re: Should we reinstall nvidia driver for new kernels?

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Originally Posted by Gusar
All external kernel modules need to be recompiled for each kernel you're running. This isn't specific to nvidia, it's not possible to work differently. In many cases distros have mechanisms to automate it (either packages with pre-compiled modules, or scripts that rebuild the modules, or some such). So you should inquire about how your distro does this.
Thanks for reply ,
I use lastest Nvidia Driver that not provided by my distro, yet. so i just want to know i have to run whole installer (NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-173.14.34-pkg2.run) again, or there's some script that rebuild modules from NVIDIA?
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