[Mageia-discuss] Install

Florian Hubold doktor5000 at arcor.de
Tue Jan 24 15:46:38 CET 2012

Am 24.01.2012 14:32, schrieb Gary Montalbine:
> I did a fresh install of Mageia this past weekend. I had been away from
> mageia for 5 months because of a printer problem. Colors did not print
> correctly in Mageia. Angelo Naselli corrected this and the printer now works.
> I have now rejoined the Mageia community and am impressed with the program. I
> had an install problem due to my graphics card. I think someone mentioned
> they had a problem with their Galaxy card. I am using the galaxy GT430R. The
> KDE desktop did not show my icons nor my toolbar. I downloaded galaxy drivers
> from nvidia and installed same per their instructions and  everything is
> working well. This would be very discouraging to someone new to mageia that
> is just trying out the program. I was aware of it because I had the problem
> with ML. Is it possible to mention someplace that there may be a problem with
> galaxy and to see the nvidia site for installation of the card?
> Gary
You mean an Nvidia GeForce GT430? Galaxy is only an OEM manufacturer.
This card should be supported by the mageia nvidia drivers, i've got a GT240M
running here without any problems.

What was the particular install problem you encountered?

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