Go Back   nV News Forums > Linux Support Forums > NVIDIA Linux

Newegg Daily Deals

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 03-14-03, 08:47 AM   #1
tommynet
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Posts: 1
Default RedHat 8.0 and Ti4800

Good morning.

I have RedHat 8.0 and MSI GeForce 4, with Ti4800 chipset.
My computer has an AMD Athlon +1800.

I have tried to setup the NVIDIA drivers both by RPM and TAR files.
I had no success.
Resolution can not be adjusted. It is just 56hz.

With RPM, NVIDIA_kernel is ok but with NVIDIA_GLX i am receiving MD5 checksum error.
With TAR, NVIDIA_kernel is ok but with NVIDIA_GLX i am receiving "unexpected EOF".
I have download it twice but i am getting the same message.

Is the Ti4800 chipset supported? if yes do you have a suggestion to solve the problem.

Many thanks for your very prompt reply.

Thanks

Thomas Vezyropoulos
Athens Greece
tommynet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-14-03, 09:00 AM   #2
bwkaz
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Posts: 2,262
Default

The Ti4800 is an nVidia chip, yes? Then it's supported. That's the beauty of a unified driver architecture -- all the cards they have (well... except the Riva 128's) are supported.

Your error messages are almost assuredly the result of a bad download. I know you've tried it again once already, but try it again using something like wget. wget http://download.nvidia.com/XFree86_40/1.0-4191/NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-4191.tar.gz followed by wget http://download.nvidia.com/XFree86_40/1.0-4191/NVIDIA_GLX-1.0-4191.tar.gz

If you don't have wget installed, it should be on your RH CDs.
__________________
Registered Linux User #219692
bwkaz is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:34 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 1998 - 2014, nV News.