im using karmic with NVIDIA 185.18.14 driver because its the latest driver that can output s-video on my card. for some reason any later driver breaks my tv-out output. i want to upgrade to lucid lynx and i want to know if this driver would work on it..
asked 15 May '10, 14:46
I currently have 195.36.15 installed under Lucid Lynx.
answered 15 May '10, 21:08
It doesn't answer exactly your question but you can try with a live cd.
No installation, no risk
answered 15 May '10, 14:58
Install your kernel sources and the build-essential package (I think that's what it's called, it installs gcc and some other tools). Then get the NVIDIA 185.18.14 stuff from the NVIDIA website.
Follow the instructions from there to recompile the NVIDIA driver. It's usually something along the lines of:
As ever YMMV.
answered 24 May '10, 22:28