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[SLUG] NVIDIA + Linux 2.4.1 + DevFS now works....
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- Subject: [SLUG] NVIDIA + Linux 2.4.1 + DevFS now works....
- From: Crossfire <xfire@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Feb 7 15:51:02 2001
- User-agent: Mutt/1.2.5i
Well, if you've been cursing about the NVIDIA_kernel (NVdriver) module
and NVIDIA_GLX not working on Linux2.4.x systems with devfs, you can
Due to boredom, and the fact that Nvidia screwed up with the 0.9-6
release which does work on 2.4.x if you don't have devfs compiled in,
I patched their NVIDIA_kernel driver. Now it supports devfs so it
actually works if you have devfs mounted over /dev.
the patch is availible at
No guaranties, etc.
Please don't post this to other lists, unless you're mirroring the
diff [and if so, please list your mirror, not my site.]
And the diff has already been sent to linux-bugs@xxxxxxxxxx - so
hopefully it'll make it in upstream.
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