Concerning the errors with NVidia drivers mentioned in the faq, including the common Xlib DRI error, you suggest running "rpm -e --nodeps XFree86-Mesa-libGL". This is not a wise solution to suggest because it will break RPM, which makes apt/synaptic unusuable. The solution discussed in this link:
is much better, as it doesn't break RPM. A simple downloadable script with the commands in the link may be the best solution to the problem.