Using Nvidia drivers on Fedora 12 with DKMS

Although it sucks too much using closed source software, someone wants or have to use that. It’s the case of Nvidia graphics drivers: someone wants them to obtain better performances, others have to use them because their adapters don’t work well with open source drivers, and others (like me) have to use Nvidia closed drivers for developing and using CUDA applications.

This is essentially a manual installation but thanks to DKMS, Dynamic Kernel Module Support, it isn’t required anymore to reinstall the driver at every kernel update.

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