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 AGP
12. Configuring Multiple Display Devices on One X Screen
13. Configuring GLX in Xinerama
14. Configuring Multiple X Screens on One Card
15. Configuring TV-Out
16. Support for the X Resize and Rotate Extension
RandR Support
RandR 1.1 Rotation Behavior
Output Properties
DisplayPort 1.2
Known Issues
17. Configuring a Notebook
18. Programming Modes
19. Configuring Flipping and UBB
20. The Sysctl Interface
21. Configuring Low-level Parameters
22. Using the X Composite Extension
23. Using the nvidia-settings Utility
24. Configuring SLI and Multi-GPU FrameRendering
25. Configuring Frame Lock and Genlock
26. Configuring SDI Video Output
27. Configuring Depth 30 Displays
28. Addressing Capabilities
29. NVIDIA Contact Info and Additional Resources
30. Credits
31. Acknowledgements