[CentOS] Video Card

Tom Browder tom.browder at gmail.com
Thu Nov 13 21:37:34 UTC 2008


On Thu, Nov 13, 2008 at 12:53 PM, John <jses27 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>Tom Browder Wrote:
>
>>>I can't find any good source for hardware that really works under
>>>Linux, not to speak of Centos.  I need a specific model and brand that
>>>a user has successfully been able to use the proprietary driver for
>>>under Linux.
>
> JohnStanley Writes:
>
> http://www.nvidia.com/object/IO_18897.html
> Will give you the complete supported nvidia cards under linux and the 9500GT
> is not Supported. Also the 6300 is not listed either.

John, thanks.  I wasn't aware of that page.

Nvidia confuses the issue when it lists support with the latest
package run installation.  It states that it supports the 9500 GT.
What gives?

> AFAIK all cards listed on that page using the nvidia drivers will work. Now
> for the ones supporting numeric processing is up to you to figure out. Maybe
> you have one in mind.

Yes, that is fairly clear on the CUDA site.  And AMD has been pretty
helpful, too.

-Tom


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