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Thu Oct 30 21:05:48 UTC 2008
On 10/29/2008 05:22 PM, Karl Larsen wrote:
> Chris Jones wrote:
>>> It appears that Intrepid will never work with my computer. The
>>> release notes say the needed drivers are not available.
>> I find this unlikely.
>> I take it you are referring to the part about the "legacy" nvidia video
>> drivers ?
>> You said you have a GeForce 6100 in another post ?
>> The nvidia driver release notes
>> Clearly say this is compatible with the 177 driver, so you should be
>> just fine (Unless your CPU doesn't support SSE, which again I find
>> unlikely unless it is *very* old).
>> I suspect your problem is more your installation is messed up.
> Chris how is my installation messed up? I told the LiveCD to
> Install. It did so. Then it said reboot. I did so. By the way I checked
> my CD and it said it was good. So when Intrepid came up it was a 800x400
> off center display. I have not been able to fix this.
> I think your wrong.
These may be of interest if your driver is 177:
For those that use the 96 driver (for instance my Quadro4 900 XGL):
[there is a beta out:
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