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Old 09-19-03, 08:17 PM   #1
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Question NVIDIA updates and RH9.0 with SMP

I have successfully installed the latest update on a new machine which runs RH9.0, but have a slight problem
It has a Pentium 4.0, with hyperthreading, and as such, I have the option at GRUB of selecting the kernel with smp or without smp.
When I choose the .smp kernel, the NVIDIA update works fine.
When I choose the other kernel, it does not find nvidiactl.
I believe I installed the update when the .smp kernel was running, and not when the other was.
Do I need to do the update procedure twice, once for each OS mode?
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Old 09-20-03, 02:54 AM   #2
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Yes, different kernel interface files (and, consequently, different NVIDIA kernel modules) need to be installed for the UP and SMP variants of the kernel.
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