No nvidia support for GT240 fatal for linux

Basil Chupin blchupin at
Mon Apr 22 06:17:30 UTC 2013

On 15/04/13 09:06, Rod Lovett wrote:
> Hi,
>       First there is not a suitable NVIDIA X DRIVER for GT240 nvidia card
> Edit nvidia-xconfig as root as there is a bogus xcofig file there
>   After doing this I worked around crappy Nvidia driver
>  by editing /etc/X11/ xorg.config
> and putting in my monitors Horiz Sync and vert ref parameters.
> So anyone using Nvidia cards even a few years old is now a pariah
> in Linux thanks to Nvidia this will flow onto other OS's too.
> Rod

Well, Rod, cat got your tongue?

Why don't you reply to what I posted 5 days ago as a response to the above?

Or didn't you even bother to read my post, or didn't receive it?


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