Fedora 12 and Nvidia-problems
Update: It seems that the packages kmod-nvidia are now in the normal section of the rpmfusion-repository. So try a:
Before attempting anything mentioned below.
This is probably just an initial thing, but, upon installing Fedora 12, if you have installed the rpmfusion-repo, you’ll probably come to notice that there are no Nvidia-packages available. The solution? Not much hassle really.
Note: If you don’t have the rpmfusion-repo installed, do it like so:
Now, we proceed. First you need to disable the driver nouveau that comes as default with Fedora 12:
Then open up your grub.conf and add the following to the end of the kernel-line:
Making it look something like:
The thing is that the package isn’t yet in the normal sections of the rpmfusion-repository, but still under testing. So execute the following command to grab what you need:
And that should be it. :) Reboot your machine and you should have a working Fedora 12 with Nvidia-support.