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Old 03-26-05, 09:12 AM   #3
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Default Re: How to install suse 9.2 64 bit without the driver

thx for your help, but your solution didn't work

i'm using the geforce 6600.

now, i've installed the suse 9.2 64 bit edition in textmode with no grafical interface.

i've downloaded the driver and tried the instructions of the nvidia-side.

whenever i try to install the driver with the command...

sh -n

... i get the messages

No precomiled kernel interface was found to match your kernel: would you like the installer to attempt to download a kernel interface for your kernel from the nvidia ftp site (
unfortunately, i've still no network connection, to use this function...

the kernle header file /lib/modules/2.6.8-24-default/build/include/linux/kernel.h does not exist. the most likely reason for this is that the kernel source path /lib/modules/2.6.8-24-default/build is incorrect please make sure you ha installed the kernel source files for your kernel; ...
the described files really doent exist on my system. I'm sure that i've installed the OS completely, because i've reinstalled it now the 10 time...

i've already tried several driver-version 71* and 66* (even the 32bit editions)

by the way, i am an linux-newbie. (need step by step explanations)
I just wanna have a running system...
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