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  1. #1
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    nvidia fx5500 install probs

    nvidia fx5500 install probs

    please can anyone help me i have installed suse 9.1 and i cant get my fx5500 to install ive done the nvidia driver download from YAST but nothing happens how and what should i do rgds a newbie soz

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    Linux Guru sarumont's Avatar
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    Apr 2003
    As root:

    modprobe nvidia
    Then you'll need to edit your /etc/X11/XF86Config (or xorg.conf). Scroll to the section that says device:

    Section "Device"
         Identifier "FX5500"
         Driver "nvidia"
    Then in the Screen section, make sure that you change the Device line to be:

    Device "FX5500"
    Restart X and you should be good.
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