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> nvidia linux drivers 275.28 latest not 280.13
mack_guy911
 Posted: Sep 17 2011, 11:20 AM
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please search old and beta drivers in your nvidia you find something very intersting

i thought 2.80 is latest one

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Linux x64 (AMD64/EM64T) Display Driver 280.13 August 1, 2011
Release Highlights:

* Added support for the following GPUs:
GeForce GTX 570M
GeForce GTX 580MFixed a GLX bug that could cause the X server to crash when rendering a display list using GLX indirect rendering.
* * Fixed a GLX bug that could cause a hang in applications that use X server grabs.
* Fixed an X driver bug that caused 16x8 stipple patterns to be rendered incorrectly.
* Fixed a GLX_EXT_texture_from_pixmap bug that caused corruption when texturing from sufficiently small pixmaps and, in particular, corruption in the GNOME Shell Message Tray.
* Added unofficial GLX protocol support (i.e., for GLX indirect rendering) for the following OpenGL extension:
GL_EXT_vertex_attrib_64bit
* Added GLX protocol support (i.e., for GLX indirect rendering) for the following OpenGL extensions:
GL_ARB_half_float_pixel
GL_EXT_packed_depth_stencil



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Linux x64 (AMD64/EM64T) Display Driver NVIDIA Recommended 275.28 September 7, 2011
Release Highlights:

* Added support for xserver ABI 11 (xorg-server 1.11).
* Fixed a bug that caused the GLSL built-in uniforms gl_FrontMaterial and gl_BackMaterial to not be updated properly when calling glMaterial from a display list.
* Fixed an error handling bug that caused the OpenGL driver to crash while running certain WebGL applications.
* Fixed a bug in VDPAU that caused a glibc assertion when a call to VdpDeviceCreateX11 failed in certain ways.


also you find NVIDIA Recommended logo on 275.28 instead of 280.13


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mack_guy911
 Posted: Sep 17 2011, 11:24 AM
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more info
http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=122606

credits to tlu

(from wilderssecurity forums)


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