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Linux Display Driver - x86

 
 

Version: 96.43.01
Operating System: Linux x86
Release Date: September 18, 2007

Release Highlights

  • Improved compatibility with recent versions of X.Org X servers.
  • Fixed a TV-OUT corruption problem on some GeForce 4 GPUs.
  • Fixed a bug that resulted in the generation of incorrect EDIDs on some notebooks.
  • Improved power management support with some GeForce 4 based notebooks.
  • Improved compatibility with recent Linux 2.6 kernels.
  • Fixed an 'nvidia-installer' bug that was causing the installer to treat some of its temporary files as conflicting.

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: Download the Driver File

Download - NVIDIA-Linux-x86-96.43.01-pkg1.run

SuSE users: please read the SuSE NVIDIA Installer HOWTO before downloading the driver.

STEP 3: Install
Type "sh NVIDIA-Linux-x86-96.43.01-pkg1.run" to install the driver. NVIDIA now provides a utility to assist you with configuration of your X config file. Please see Chapter 3 of the README or run 'man nvidia-xconfig' for details on usage. Instructions for those wishing to edit their X config file by hand can also be found in the README.

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 (in English) to linux-bugs@nvidia.com.

When emailing linux-bugs@nvidia.com, please attach an nvidia-bug-report.log, which is generated by running "nvidia-bug-report.sh".



 
 
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