glx / i915 / nvidia

Peter Garrett peter.garrett at
Tue Jan 17 02:53:25 UTC 2006

On Tue, 17 Jan 2006 11:54:36 +1100
Sasha Tsykin <stsykin at> wrote:

> > also, ive tried to compile the native i915 drivers but i cant find the 
> > deb kernel headers for 2.6.12-9-386.  can anybody point me in the 
> > right direction?
> There aren't any. Use 2.6.11 if you want kernel headers. Alternatively 
> compile the latest kernel headers and kernel from the vanilla linux 
> kernel without alterations.

peter at prospero:~ $ apt-cache show linux-headers-2.6.12-9-386
Package: linux-headers-2.6.12-9-386
<big snip>

Seems that kernel headers are available for that kernel: note that in
Ubuntu they are known as "linux-headers"


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