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Old 12-04-04, 09:03 AM   #1
nuffee
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Unhappy How to install GeForce 6800

I'm from china,an linux starter.I have download the latest driver 6629,but when I install it,it showed me that no kernal interface was suit for my machine,what's kernal interface and how could I fix this problem.My linux is Fedora core3.
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Old 12-04-04, 10:19 AM   #2
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Default Re: How to install GeForce 6800

In a console, type "uname -r" (without quotes) to check the exact version of your kernel.
Then either download the kernel sources from kernel.org or install the source package from the FC3 installation CD-ROM (most distro release the source code in rpms for Redhat(+Fedora Core) or Mandrake).

Feel free to check the nvidia README file where this information is already available.
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Old 12-05-04, 04:36 AM   #3
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Default Re: How to install GeForce 6800

you don't need a kernel-source package in FC3 (it don't even exists ) the kernel headers are included in the kernel. yust continue the installation the installer will build a kernel interface for you.
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