[suggest] updated nvidia dkms spec

Dag Wieers dag at wieers.com
Wed Aug 18 09:33:21 CEST 2010


On Tue, 17 Aug 2010, Joe Pruett wrote:

>>  Thanks for your submission; however, we recommend that instead of using
>>  the DKMS module, you instead use the kmod available from ELRepo:
>> 
>> http: //dag.wieers.com/blog/improved-rhel-centos-and-scientific-linux-hardware-support
>> http: //elrepo.org/tiki/kmod-nvidia
>
> thanks, i have switched over to elrepo for this now.  from reading dag's 
> blog, maybe he should go ahead and kill off the dkms stuff in rpmforge to 
> avoid confusion like this in the future?

Some people have shown an interest in keeping the dkms packages. This is 
one of those undecided issues. I guess we can update the dkms package if 
someone wants to stand up. But for RHEL/CentOS kmod packages are so much 
more convenient...

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