Linux Display Driver - AMD64
Linux Graphics Driver Download
Operating System: Linux AMD64
Release Date: September 23, 2003
- Now supports for all GeForce FX and Quadro FX products
- Support for Active Stereo + TwinView
- Initial support for APM power management
- Improved OpenGL performance when rendering to multiple buffers (such as when using a stereo visual and rendering to GL_LEFT_AND_RIGHT).
- Bug fixes since 1.0-4180 (See README for a full list)
Bug fixes since 1.0-4180 (see README file for a full list)
To download and install the drivers, follow the steps below:
STEP 1: Review the NVIDIA Software License. You will need to accept this license prior to downloading any files.
STEP 2: Review Documentation
README - Text Version
STEP 3: Download the Driver
You must download 2 files: a GLX driver file and a kernel driver file. The version of these files must match.
STEP 3A: Download GLX Driver File
Download Alternatives: FTP1, FTP2
STEP 3B: Download Kernel Driver File
STEP 4: Check dependencies
The dependencies are listed in the README. It is important to note that the NVIDIA driver set requires XFree version 4.0.1 or greater. If this is not available on your linux distribution, please go to the XFree86 web site (www.xfree86.org).
STEP 4A: Apply patch (on SuSE Linux 9.0)
If installing on SuSE Linux 9.0, please follow the instructions on the SuSE site (ftp://ftp.suse.com/pub/suse/i386/supplementary/X/XFree86/nvidia-gfx-AMD64-HOWTO).
STEP 5: Install
See the README for detailed installation instructions. If you have any questions or problems, please check the linux discussion forum. If you don't find an answer to your question there, you can send email to firstname.lastname@example.org