nvidia drivers for amd64

Matt Zimmerman mdz at canonical.com
Wed Sep 29 22:28:10 UTC 2004

On Tue, Sep 28, 2004 at 11:44:33PM -0400, Rafael Mejia wrote:

> How can I install the nvidia drivers for an AMD64 system?
> the conventional method explained in the wiki does not work, because
> this is what I get after 'sudo apt-get install nvidia-glx':
>   "Package nvidia-glx is not available, but is referred to by another
> package.
> This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or
> is only available from another source
> E: Package nvidia-glx has no installation candidate"

The nvidia drivers are not currently packaged for amd64; I intend to look at
it today and see if it can be done for Warty.

 - mdz

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