[users] Where have the nvidia driver packages gone?

Frank Thommen frank.thommen at embl-heidelberg.de
Wed Jan 5 23:38:36 CET 2011

Ned Slider wrote:
> On 04/01/11 18:16, Frank Thommen wrote:
>> Nicolas Thierry-Mieg wrote:
>>> Frank Thommen wrote:
>>>> due to a workstation reinstallation I realized, that the RPMForge 
>>>> nVidia
>>>> packages (nvidia-x11-drv, dkms-nvidia-x11-drv etc.) seem to have gone:
>>> hi,
>>> dkms packages are gone, you should now use the nvidia packages from
>>> elrepo instead (kmod-nvidia, nvidia-x11-drv, nvidia-x11-drv-32bit).
>> Thanks. I didn't know this repository yet.
> Check out the front page of the site for instructions on setting up 
> ELRepo and the nvidia page for more information on installing that package:
> http://elrepo.org
> http://elrepo.org/tiki/kmod-nvidia
> If you get stuck, there is a mailing list too.
> Hope that helps.

yup thanks.  I'll move to elrepo for the nvidia drivers.  Thanks to all 
who pointed our elrepo.


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