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Old 07-17-03, 02:36 AM   #1
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Default Patching NV X driver for 2.5.7x

I downloaded the 1.0-4363 .diff file from http://www.minion.de/nvidia.html but I don't know what to do with it as they don't give instructions on that page. I've tried running patch -p0/ -p1 < *.diff with the .diff in the same directoy as the NVIDIA-Linux-x86-1.0-4363.run file, but I wasn't expecting that to work as I realise the .run is a binary.

Anybody help me out here?

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Old 07-17-03, 04:41 AM   #2
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extract it first.
forgot the command though.....
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Old 07-18-03, 12:05 PM   #3
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Code:
tar -zxvf NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-XXXX.tar.gz
cd  NVIDIA_kernel-.0-XXXX
patch Makefile ~/NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-XXXX-2.5.diff
mv Makefile.kbuild Makefile
make 
make install
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