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Old 09-24-09, 05:54 PM   #1
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Arrow 190.36 (beta) Linux x86/x86-64 released

Release highlights:
  • Added support for X.Org xserver 1.6.99.901 (also known as 1.7 RC1) and 1.6.99.902 (1.7 RC2).
  • Add a new OverscanCompensation NV-CONTROL attribute, available on GeForce 8 and higher. This option specifies the amount of overscan compensation to apply to the current mode. It is measured in raster pixels, i.e. pixels as specified in the current mode's backend timings.
  • Updated nvidia-installer to detect newer Debian distributions that use /usr/lib32 instead of /emul/ia32-linux as the 32-bit library path.
The 190.36 NVIDIA Accelerated Linux Graphics Driver Set for Linux/x86 is available for download via FTP.
The 190.36 NVIDIA Accelerated Linux Graphics Driver Set for Linux/x86_64 is available for download via FTP.

Please see the README (x86, x86_64) for more information about this release.

Please note: This NVIDIA Linux graphics driver release supports GeForce 6xxx and newer NVIDIA GPUs, GeForce4 and older GPUs are supported through the 96.43.xx and 71.86.xx NVIDIA legacy graphics drivers. GeForce FX GPUs are supported through the 173.14.xx NVIDIA legacy graphics drivers.

Please also note: If you encounter any problems with the 190.36 NVIDIA Linux graphics driver release, please start a new thread and include a detailed description of the problem, reproduction steps and generate/attach an nvidia-bug-report.log file (please see http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=46678 for details).

Last edited by AaronP; 09-25-09 at 03:53 PM. Reason: Removed VDPAU note that wasn't relevant to this release
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Old 09-25-09, 03:53 PM   #2
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Default Re: 190.36 (beta) Linux x86/x86-64 released

For those of you who were confused about the "VDPAU feature set C" note, I apologize -- it was a copy and paste error and should not have been there. I updated the original post.
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