Installing Nvidia driver in Debian Lenny

If you’re running Debian testing (aka “Lenny”) which brings no Nvidia driver packages – only the legacy ones – or like to install the latest drivers by Nvidia for Etch, you’ll be running into problems: the Nvdia installer won’t find everything necessary for compiling the kernel module. So, here’s a small HOWTO: First, download the …

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Upgrading to “Lenny”

With “Etch” being released as new Debian stable I decided to upgrade to “Lenny”, Debian’s new testing branch. By the time of writing the difference between stable and testing isn’t very big – Etch was released about three weeks ago. So I didn’t expect any difficulties in upgrading and with one little exception I was …

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