[ATrpms-users] Help! Installed Krnl 2.6.14-1.1656 but no v.8178 nvidia module for it.
kirkgrell at yahoo.com
Mon Jan 9 02:48:40 CET 2006
Ok, now I feel dumb. :) Thanks!
When I did the 'yum search smart', it returned a whole
lot of stuff. So, I figured a 'yum install smart'
would end up asking me if I wanted to install a whole
lot of stuff.
--- Axel Thimm <Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net> wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 08, 2006 at 05:22:08PM -0800, Kirk Grell
> > Sorry, I'm new to yum and don't have any idea
> > smart.
> > Would you please elaborate on the commands to run?
> yum install smart
> smart update
> then use "smart" at every place in Jarod's guide
> that says "yum". Use
> a specific kernel for installing the kmdls.
> > I did a 'yum search' on smart and saw 2 versions
> > (along with a couple of other smart utilities),
> > couldn't get any further cuz I don't know how to
> > 'yum install' with a specific version of yum.
> > And when you say 'smart update', does that update
> > whole system or just to the latest version of
> > Thanks for the help.
> > Kirk
> > > On Sun, Jan 08, 2006 at 03:52:55PM -0800, Kirk
> > > wrote:
> > > > I'm installing MythTV on a machine following
> > > Jarod's
> > > > FC HowTo and one of the first steps is 'yum
> > > upgrade'.
> > > > It works perfect...and installed Kernel
> > > 2.6.14-1.1656.
> > > > However, when I went to install nvidia's
> > > > module (8178) for that kernel (using yum),
> > > not
> > > > available.
> > > >
> > > > Does anyone know if it's available in some
> > > > repository? If not, what do I need to do
> > > yum)
> > > > to install the previous kernel
> > > And
> > > > will yum automatically back out and fix any
> > > > dependencies by going to a previous kernel?
> > > >
> > > > Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> > >
> > > Install smart, then smart update and replace all
> > > commands with
> > > smart.
> > >
> > > Then you'll be able to choose whatever kernel
> > > like. Pick
> > > 2.6.14-1.1653 and upgrade tomorrow or the day
> > > to the latest,
> > > when all kmdl will have been built.
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