|This package installs the software (display driver) to enable the following video chips on the system board.|
- NVIDIA Quadro NVS 140M
The following systems are supported:
- ThinkPad R61
- ThinkPad T61
- Refer to marketing materials to find out what ThinkPad models support which video chips.
- If this package has been installed, updating (overwrite-installing) this package will fix problems, add new functions, or expand functions as noted below.
- This program is language independent and can be used with any language system.
-You need to install Kernel development (Kernel Source code) and C/C++ Compiler before installing the Video driver. (See how to install Kernel Source and C/C++ Compilers)
-Preloaded systems come with RPM installed nvidia driver; this should be uninstalled first before installing <nvidia>.run driver. (See how to uninstall nvidia RPM driver)
How to Silent Install the Driver:
1. At runlevel 3 run sh ./l7kv07us.run -s -X
Uninstall nvidia RPM package:
In a terminal window, type nvidia-settings -q NvidiaDriverVersion to display the current version of nvidia driver installed in the system
*Determining if 3D is enabled:
In a terminal window, type nvidia-settings -g | grep OpenGL and confirm OpenGL vendor string indicates Nvidia Corporation.