Installation and Configuration Instructions

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Minimum Software Requirements
3. Installing the NVIDIA Driver
4. Installed Components
5. Using Linux Compatibility Support
6. Configuring X for the NVIDIA Driver
Using nvidia-xconfig to configure the X server
Manually Editing the Configuration File
Restoring the X Configuration after Uninstalling the Driver
7. Frequently Asked Questions
8. Common Problems
9. Known Issues
10. Specifying OpenGL Environment Variable Settings
11. Configuring Multiple Display Devices on One X Screen
12. Configuring GLX in Xinerama
13. Configuring Multiple X Screens on One Card
14. Configuring TV-Out
15. Support for the X Resize and Rotate Extension
RandR Support
RandR 1.1 Rotation Behavior
Output Properties
DisplayPort 1.2
Monitor Configuration Options
Known Issues
16. Configuring a Notebook
17. Programming Modes
18. Configuring Flipping and UBB
19. The Sysctl Interface
20. Configuring Low-level Parameters
21. Using the X Composite Extension
22. Using the nvidia-settings Utility
23. Configuring SLI and Multi-GPU FrameRendering
24. Configuring Frame Lock and Genlock
25. Configuring SDI Video Output
26. Configuring Depth 30 Displays
27. NVIDIA Contact Info and Additional Resources
28. Credits
29. Acknowledgements