[CentOS] trying to rebuild an old nvidia driver

Thu May 20 20:44:05 UTC 2010
Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com>

On Thu, May 20, 2010 at 1:39 PM, Ron Loftin <reloftin at twcny.rr.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 2010-05-20 at 16:34 -0400, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>> mark wrote:
>> Akemi wrote:

>> So, at this point, we've given up - his machine wasn't on a UPS, and given
>> the power in this building, there's a high probability of a surge, and
>> something on the card got fried - so he's got another machine, and we're
>> probably going to call this one dead.

Sorry to hear that the problem was more serious than initially thought.

>> Thanks, though, for the el repo link. I've got to remember that one.
> Yes, the ELrepo does some good work.  I'm quite happy with the nvidia
> drivers since they survive kernel updates with minimal fuss.

s/some good/excellent/


Couldn't resist ... :-P