After leaving that aside because of university reasons, I went to try and play Stepmania. It lagged a lot. Then triend Minecraft, same issue. I could notice that both of those programs rely on OpenGL, so I went to install the NVIDIA drivers for that reason (to see if that was the issue).
The problem is now, that I cannot get a proper xconfig file. Most of the time I lose my GUI and the one time I was able to boot it up, I couldn't change back to my usual screen resolution (I used this page as a tutorial when it worked https://wiki.debian.org/NvidiaGraphicsDrivers). When I tried to configure NVIDIA, it said it was not in use at the moment, and it couldn't recognize my screen properly.
Nvidia-detect is telling me the following:
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Detected NVIDIA GPUs:
00:0d.0 VGA compatible controller : NVIDIA Corporation C61 [GeForce 6100 nForce 405] [10de:03d1] (rev a2)
Your card is only supported up to the 304 legacy drivers series.
It is recommended to install the
Now the big question, is there anything I can do? Sorry for the big wall of text but I needed to explain myself the best way possible.