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Old 10-03-11, 02:07 PM   #1
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Arrow 285.05.09 (prerelease) for Linux x86/x86_64 released

Release highlights since 285.03:
  • Added support for the following GPU:
    • GeForce GT 520MX
  • Added support for xserver ABI 11 (xorg-server 1.11).
  • Fixed a bug causing a Linux kernel BUG when retrieving CPU information on some systems.
  • Fixed a bug causing some applications to hang on exit.
  • Fixed a bug causing flickering in some GPU/display combinations.
  • Fixed a bug that could result in poor OpenGL performance after hotplugging a monitor.
  • Fixed a bug causing possible text corruption when recovering from GPU errors.

The 285.05.09 NVIDIA Accelerated Linux Graphics Driver Set for Linux/x86 is available for download via FTP.
The 285.05.09 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 285.05.09 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.gz file (please see http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=46678 for details).

Last edited by danix; 10-04-11 at 04:07 PM. Reason: Removed an incorrect changelog entry
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