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From: "Joshua Saddler (nightmorph)" <nightmorph@g.o>
Subject: gentoo commit in xml/htdocs/doc/en: nvidia-guide.xml
Date: Fri, 14 May 2010 22:22:26 +0000 (UTC)
nightmorph    10/05/14 22:22:26

  Modified:             nvidia-guide.xml
  Log:
  Update nvidia driver versions and recommendations, bug 311869

Revision  Changes    Path
1.49                 xml/htdocs/doc/en/nvidia-guide.xml

file : http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/nvidia-guide.xml?rev=1.49&view=markup
plain: http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/nvidia-guide.xml?rev=1.49&content-type=text/plain
diff : http://sources.gentoo.org/viewvc.cgi/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/nvidia-guide.xml?r1=1.48&r2=1.49

Index: nvidia-guide.xml
===================================================================
RCS file: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/nvidia-guide.xml,v
retrieving revision 1.48
retrieving revision 1.49
diff -u -r1.48 -r1.49
--- nvidia-guide.xml	5 Aug 2009 15:44:08 -0000	1.48
+++ nvidia-guide.xml	14 May 2010 22:22:26 -0000	1.49
@@ -1,8 +1,8 @@
 <?xml version='1.0' encoding="UTF-8"?>
-<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/nvidia-guide.xml,v 1.48 2009/08/05 15:44:08 nightmorph Exp $ -->
+<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/nvidia-guide.xml,v 1.49 2010/05/14 22:22:26 nightmorph Exp $ -->
 <!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd">
 
-<guide link="/doc/en/nvidia-guide.xml">
+<guide>
 <title>Gentoo Linux nVidia Guide</title>
 
 <author title="Author">
@@ -28,8 +28,8 @@
 <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 -->
 <license/>
 
-<version>1.39</version>
-<date>2009-08-05</date>
+<version>1.40</version>
+<date>2010-05-14</date>
 
 <chapter>
 <title>Introduction</title>
@@ -69,8 +69,8 @@
 </p>
 
 <p>
-Newer cards such as the GeForce 9, 8, 7, and 6 series should use the latest
-drivers.
+Newer cards such as the GeForce 400, 300, 200, 100, 9, 8, 7, and 6 series should
+use the latest drivers.
 </p>
 
 <p>
@@ -88,10 +88,10 @@
 </p>
 
 <p>
-The oldest NV2x-based cards (such as TNT, TNT2, GeForce, and GeForce 2) require the
-71.x drivers (such as <c>nvidia-drivers-71.86.01</c>). For these cards,
-you should mask <c>>=x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers-87.00</c> in
-<path>/etc/portage/package.mask</path>.
+The oldest NV2x-based cards (such as TNT, TNT2, GeForce, and GeForce 2) are no
+longer supported by <c>nvidia-drivers</c>. Instead, use an open-source driver:
+<c>xf86-video-nouveau</c> (recommended) or <c>xf86-video-nv</c> (old,
+deprecated).
 </p>
 
 <p>





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