Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Patching nvidia-graphics-drivers

I finally took the time to work on the issue that has been killing me from the begining. I could not switch away from my DisplayPort otherwise my monitor would enter in Power Save mode.

See my post:

Yesterday I finally found this post:

And today I decide to get my hand at patching the nvidia-graphics-drivers debian package. See my patch at:

I simply had to dpkg -i install the kernel source, then I followed my own instructions:

I did the module-assistant dance ... it worked out nicely !

I can finally switch to my mac mini on DVI and then back to my debian station on DisplayPort.


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