Hi I have a new installed Linux Mint Debian and want to install The nvidia legacy driver 173xx I have a Nvidia FX5200 I have followed the tutorial on this side and tried to load the module, but the module are not loading I have tried different things to get it to work but no.
Everything is updated to the latest packages, but no different. Must I install another Linux dist or are there any solution????
Last edited by amandus on Thu Sep 20, 2012 9:06 am, edited 1 time in total.
the guide that always works for me (and not only if we see the posts) is this one >> viewtopic.php?f=191&t=82424 and i can't see any reference to modprobe nvidia (actually i have no idea why that); what i know is that in certain circumstances blacklist nouveau is necessary. and that's about it.