Installation Report

Installation Report
Date: 18 May 2008

Installation of NVIDIA Graphics Card
Get into pure console mode (runlevel 3)

* Reboot into Recovery Mode or switch down to runlevel 3 or the equivalent
* apt-get update
* apt-get install binutils

Install Kernel Source

* apt-get install linux-source-2.6.12 – replace 2.6.12 with your kernel version (‘uname -a’ or ‘uname -r’)
* cd /usr/src
* tar -jxvf linux-source-2.6.12
* ln -s linux-source-2.6.12 linux

Install Kernel Headers

* apt-get install linux-headers-2.6.12-1 linux-headers-2.6.12-1-386

Install nVidia Drivers

* sh NVIDIA-Linux-x86-1.0-8178-pkg1.run

Up-grading the kernel.
This will support the network card and help in configuring the wifi.

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