Nvidia drivers install Debian 10

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Re: Nvidia drivers install Debian 10 :Solved

Postby None1975 » 2019-10-09 07:16

Data007 wrote:Well thats that it works good not done a demsg

Hello again. Sorry for my bad English. These lines appear because you are missing the firmware for nvidia.
From the user’s point of view, a firmware is just some data that is needed by some piece of hardware in order to function properly. The driver for that hardware typically loads the firmware on the device as part of its initialization.
In the Linux kernel, the drivers are all using a standardized interface (request_firmware) to retrieve the firmware before sending it to the device. Thanks to this standardization, it’s possible to either embed the firmware in the kernel or to have it request the firmware from user-space when needed.
So, using a quick search I found this:
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apt search nvidia/gp104/gr/sw_nonctx.bin
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firmware-misc-nonfree/stable,now 20190114-2
  Binary firmware for various drivers in the Linux kernel

So you need to install this package:
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And to put it simply, install the package
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because package
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depends on
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And reboot.
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