NVIDIA Graphics Card Installation

Angel angelsapocalypse at gmail.com
Thu Nov 29 09:24:47 UTC 2007

Caleb Marcus wrote:
> On Thu, 2007-11-29 at 15:01 +0600, Angel wrote:
>> How ill install my *NVIDIA Graphics Accelerator Port*?I got the NVIDIA
>> driver from the driver CD.Its a .run
>> file."*NVIDIA-Linux-x86-1.0-4496-pkg2.run*".All i know,the .run file is
>> a self-extracting archive.Now,how ill extract the file?Archive Manager
>> cant extract the file.My graphics cards *NVIDIA GeForce Fx 5200*
>> models,128 MB video memory.Hope now,some one can help me.
> The correct way to install the nVidia driver is to go to 
> System>Administration>Restricted Drivers Manager. It'll automatically 
> download and install the correct version of the driver. Do not use the 
> version downloaded from the site. 
i tried to installed the driver from *System>Administration>Restricted 
Drivers Manager*.but it says "The software source for the package 
nvidia-glx-new is not enabled".now wat to do?

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