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Old 12-13-11, 04:04 AM   #25
microcris
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Default Re: 290.06 does not recognize internal laptop display

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Originally Posted by Gusar View Post
Err, what the Debian packages contain is the same stuff as the official installer contains. And I'd actually advise *not* using the installer, but to always use distro-provided packages. Because the distro might put some files in different places and such. While I don't know if Debian does that, I know Gentoo does. So always use distro-packages if they're available, or create your own, based on the distro recipes.
I know that and I also know that you are right but... there is always a "but" lol

I use the sid/experimental repositories. Versions of nvidia driver older than 210.xx are only available in squeeze repositories and I don't want mix stable repositories with unstable repositories (that is the one I use).

I should have explained that to the user. sorry :S

It is possible to create debian packages based in the nvidia installer following these instructions -> http://wiki.debian.org/NvidiaGraphic...ific_method.3F
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