Installing Nvidia Drivers on Waldorf

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http://crunchbanglinux.org – I did try the way posted in forums of sudo apt-get install nvidia-kernel-dkms nvidia-glx nvidia-xconfig nvidia-settings. but it did not work so I purged and went fresh.This is based on the Debian way and worked for me.This usually best done from text console not your desktop.Stop desktop after going to console with Ctrl-Alt-F1 invoke-rc.d slim stopCheck your kernel to see if you have a stock or custom kernel$ uname -rThis method should work with most stock or custom kernels. For a custom kernel, you need to have its Linux headers installed. sudo apt-get install module-assistant nvidia-kernel- (HowTos)