module-nvidia-current 256.53

NVIDIA drivers for GeForce 6xxx and newer GPUs

Packager: Fatih Arslan

License: NVIDIA


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Release history

ReleaseRelease dateVersionUpdaterComment
282010-09-12256.53Fatih AşıcıNew stable release
272010-08-06256.44Fatih AşıcıNew stable release
262010-06-24256.35Fatih AşıcıNew stable release
252010-05-10195.36.24Fatih AşıcıNew stable release
242010-03-21195.36.15Fatih AşıcıNew stable release
232010-03-07190.53Fatih AşıcıBack to the previous stable because of some fan speed issues
222010-03-03195.36.08Fatih AşıcıNew stable release
212010-01-28190.53Fatih AşıcıBlacklist nouveau when enabling driver
202009-12-18190.53Fatih AşıcıFix the file name of vdpau driver
192009-12-17190.53Fatih Aşıcı- Depend on new libvdpau library
- Create symlinks for important libraries first
- Remove trace driver as it comes with libvdpau
182009-12-16190.53Fatih AşıcıNew stable release
172009-10-30190.42Fatih AşıcıNew stable release
162009-08-22185.18.36Fatih AşıcıNew stable release fixing a bug that caused kernel panics when starting X on some mobile GPUs.
152009-08-02185.18.31Fatih AşıcıNew stable release fixing a crash on certain mobile GPUs
142009-07-29185.18.29Fatih AşıcıNew bugfix release
132009-07-16185.18.14Ozan ÇağlayanDepend on the new sub-package.
122009-07-13185.18.14Fatih AşıcıFixed clone mode configuration
112009-07-11185.18.14Fatih AşıcıFixed postInstall method failing when no package attribute exists
102009-07-07185.18.14Fatih Aşıcı- Use -current as the package name suffix
- Remove nouveau module before loading nvidia module
- Remove unused probe method from comar script
- Add getDeviceOptions method to comar script
- Depend on latest zorg
92009-07-03185.18.14Fatih Aşıcı- Add getInfo method for new zorg
- Add missing libXext dependency
82009-06-10185.18.14Fatih AşıcıRemove VDPAU headers and wrapper library
72009-05-28185.18.14Fatih Aşıcı- Switch to 185.x releases and rename packages
- Add Replaces tags for 177.x and 180.x series
- Remove rt.patch
62009-05-14180.60Fatih Aşıcı- Bump to new prerelease
- Split kernel module
- Prepare for new zorg
52009-04-01180.44Fatih AşıcıBump to new stable release. Beside the bug fixes,
this release also adds support for:
* Quadro FX 3800
* Quadro FX 3700M
* Quadro FX 1800
* Quadro FX 580
* Quadro FX 380
* Quadro NVS 295
* GeForce GT 120
* GeForce G100
42009-03-05180.29Fatih AşıcıBack to the previous release since 180.35 is not stable
32009-02-26180.35Fatih AşıcıBump to new stable release. Changes:

* Added support for the following GPUs:
- GeForce GT 120
- GeForce G100
- Quadro FX 3700M
* Fixed a bug that caused Maya to freeze when overlays are enabled.
* Fixed an interaction problem with some applications that use memory tracking libraries.
* Added support for RG renderbuffers in OpenGL 3.0.
* Added support for OpenGL 3.0 floating-point depth buffers.
* Fixed a problem that caused Valgrind to crash when tracing a program that uses OpenGL.
* A bunch of VDPAU updates.
22009-02-16180.29Fatih AşıcıBump to new stable release. Changes:

* Added support for the following GPUs:
- GeForce GTX 295
- GeForce GTX 285
- GeForce 9300 GE
- Quadro NVS 420
* Added support for OpenGL 3.0 for GeForce 8 series and newer GPUs.
* Various bug fixes.
12009-01-13180.22Fatih AşıcıInitial release for 180.x series drivers