FreeBSD Graphics Driver Download


Version: 1.0-6113
File Size: 6 MB
Release Date: August 13, 2004

Release Highlights:

  • Add support for the latest NVIDIA GPUs including GeForce 6800 Series
  • Supports FreeBSD -STABLE (4.9 or later), or FreeBSD -CURRENT (5.2.1 or later)
  • Improved interaction with -CURRENT's new threading libraries.

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 - FreeBSD installation and configuration information.

STEP 3: Download the driver


Download Alternatives: Mirror Site 1, Mirror Site 2, Mirror Site 3

STEP 4: Check dependencies
The dependencies are listed in the README.  Please note that FreeBSD -STABLE version 4.9 or FreeBSD -CURRENT version 5.2.1 is required.

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