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Old 01-28-07, 01:28 PM   #1
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Default How can i find out how version of kernel i am using??

I want to install nvidia vga drivers, but i dont know what version of kernel-source i need, i install some versions but all wrong... How can i find out which version i need??? System is mandriva 2006, but i done update softvare from net.
plz hel me out.
plz sorry for my english...
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Old 01-28-07, 01:41 PM   #2
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Default Re: How can i find out how version of kernel i am using??

"uname -r"
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Old 01-28-07, 06:14 PM   #3
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Default Re: How can i find out how version of kernel i am using??

Log in as a root and type:

urpmi kernel-source

This should fetch the sources for your kernel.
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Old 01-29-07, 08:19 AM   #4
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Default Re: How can i find out how version of kernel i am using??

no, because it is showing me more than one kernel-source - i have internet connection, and i am not sure but maybe it is showing also from ftp servers.
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Match the uname -r with urpmi kernel-source, i can't find this any difficulties!
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Old 01-31-07, 10:47 AM   #6
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yeah, it works, thanks!
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