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Linux Display Driver - IA64


Version: 1.0-2881
Release Date: 5/28/2002

Products Supported:

  • Quadro
  • Quadro2 MXR/EX
  • Quadro2 Pro
  • Quadro DCC
  • Quadro4 550 XGL
  • Quadro4 750 XGL
  • Quadro4 900 XGL

To download and install the drivers, follow the steps below:

STEP 1: Review the NVIDIA Software License. You will need to accept this license prior to downloading any files.

STEP 2: Review Documentation
README - Text Version
README.IA64 - Text Version

STEP 3: Download the Driver
You must download 2 files: a GLX driver file and a kernel driver file. The version of these files must match.

STEP 3A: Download GLX Driver File

File Description GLX Driver File MD5 Sum
GLX Tar File NVIDIA_GLX-1.0-2881.tar.gz 7d732b6b3ec8865c987bb77e67aa5a68

Download Alternatives: FTP1, FTP2

STEP 3B: Download Kernel Driver File

Kernel Supported Kernel Driver File MD5 Sum
Kernel Module Tar File NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-2881.tar.gz 0fa73adf50e4e04b05ce6f67d0766885

STEP 4: Check dependencies
The dependencies are listed in the README. It is important to note that the NVIDIA driver set requires XFree version 4.0.1 or greater. If this is not available on your linux distribution, please go to the XFree86 web site (

STEP 5: Install
See the README (text) and README.IA64 (Text) for detailed installation instructions. If you have any questions or problems, please check the linux discussion forum. If you don't find an answer to your question there, you can send email to