Linux Display Driver


Version: 1.0-1512
Release Date: September 5, 2001

These XFree86 binary drivers provide optimized hardware acceleration of OpenGL applications via a direct-rendering X Server and support for the following NVIDIA graphics chips:

  • TNT
  • TNT2
  • GeForce 256
  • GeForce2 GTS
  • GeForce2 MX
  • GeForce2 Pro
  • GeForce2 GTS
  • GeForce 2 Ultra
  • GeForce2 Go
  • GeForce3
  • Quadro
  • Quadro2 MXR
  • Quadro2 Pro
  • Quadro2 EX
  • Quadro DCC
  • Quadro2 Go

Release Highlights for 1.0-1512:

  • More robust GeForce2 Go support with support for hot key switching
  • Improved support for TNT2 as second head
  • Optimized multi-thread support for multi-processor systems
  • Support for Toshiba 3000 series laptops

The files below require a fair amount of steps to get them fully installed. You should refer to the README and Installation Guide for full installation instructions, as well as help with getting some common apps up and running. The files are available via HTTP or FTP.

Files via HTTP
In order to run these new drivers, you need one pair of files, below. Download the appropriate pair of files and read the README and Installation Guide for installation instructions.

NOTE: By downloading these files you agree to the License for Customer Use of NVIDIA Software.