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Old 12-12-02, 09:53 AM   #1
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Hello All
I am new to Linux and have installed Linux Mandrake 9
I have a nvidea g2 graphics card it works fine but the graphics in the arcade games are awfull only one or two frames a second, it would appear I need a new driver but it sounds very complicated to install one.
Would anybody be kind enough to talk me through the installation one step at a time!
Thanks ever so much John
North Yorkshire England
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Old 12-12-02, 10:47 AM   #2
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.. take a closer look at one of the tutorials next to yout thread...
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Old 12-12-02, 04:37 PM   #3
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download
NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-4191.src.rpm
NVIDIA_GLX-1.0-4191.src.rpm

rpm --rebuild NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-4191.src.rpm
rpm --rebuild NVIDIA_GLX-1.0-4191.src.rpm

Then go to the /usr/src/RPM/RPMS/i586

rpm -Uvh NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-4191.rpm
rpm -Uvh NVIDIA_GLX-1.0-4191.rpm

and then change the driver in the /etc/X11/XF86Config-4 (if needed) Section "Device" Driver "nv"needs to be changed to "nvidia"

thats it
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