NVIDIA Accelerated Linux Graphics Driver README and Installation Guide

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Table of Contents

I. Installation and Configuration Instructions
1. Introduction
2. Minimum Software Requirements
3. Selecting and Downloading the NVIDIA Packages for Your System
4. Installing the NVIDIA Driver
5. Listing of Installed Components
6. Configuring X for the NVIDIA Driver
7. Frequently Asked Questions
8. Common Problems
9. Known Issues
10. Allocating DMA Buffers on 64-bit Platforms
11. Specifying OpenGL Environment Variable Settings
12. Configuring AGP
13. Configuring TwinView
14. Configuring GLX in Xinerama
15. Configuring Multiple X Screens on One Card
16. Configuring TV-Out
17. Using the XRandR Extension
18. Configuring a Notebook
19. Programming Modes
20. Configuring Flipping and UBB
21. Using the Proc Filesystem Interface
22. Configuring Power Management Support
23. Using the X Composite Extension
24. Using the nvidia-settings Utility
25. Using the nvidia-smi Utility
26. The NVIDIA Management Library
27. Using the nvidia-debugdump Utility
28. Configuring SLI and Multi-GPU FrameRendering
29. Configuring Frame Lock and Genlock
30. Configuring SDI Video Output
31. Configuring Depth 30 Displays
32. NVIDIA Contact Info and Additional Resources
33. Acknowledgements
II. Appendices
A. Supported NVIDIA GPU Products
B. X Config Options
C. Display Device Names
D. GLX Support
E. Dots Per Inch
F. i2c Bus Support
G. XvMC Support
H. VDPAU Support
I. Audio Support
J. Tips for New Linux Users