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Installing NVIDIA Drivers On Debian Lenny Manually

Sep 28, 2009, 18:33 (0 Talkback[s])


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"Go to the NVIDIA official web site. Navigate to the drivers section. Choose the latest appropriate driver depending on your Linux platform (32- or 64-bit) and your graphic card model. Download the driver to your /home/username directory (or any other place of your choice).

"Installing the Required Packages

"The packages which are required for installing NVIDIA drivers and are not included in Debian Lenny by default are make, gcc and linux-headers-xxx. In order to install these packages, insert the first Debian installation DVD into your optical drive, open the Terminal and run the following command as root:"

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