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raghavendra
28th June 2005, 05:28 AM
Hi
I have a 6600GT card....I am trying to install nvidia drivers through yum on my 64bit version of fedora..............I always get this error

[root@raghu ~]# yum install kernel-module-nvidia nvidia-glx nvidia-glx-devel
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
livna 100% |=========================| 903 B 00:00
updates-released 100% |=========================| 951 B 00:00
extras 100% |=========================| 1.1 kB 00:00
base 100% |=========================| 1.1 kB 00:00
Reading repository metadata in from local files
Parsing package install arguments
Resolving Dependencies
--> Populating transaction set with selected packages. Please wait.
---> Package kernel-module-nvidia-2.6.11-1.1369_FC4.x86_64 0:1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4 set to be updated
---> Package nvidia-glx.x86_64 0:1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4 set to be updated
---> Downloading header for nvidia-glx-devel to pack into transaction set.
nvidia-glx-devel-1.0.7174 100% |=========================| 13 kB 00:01
---> Package nvidia-glx-devel.x86_64 0:1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4 set to be updated
--> Running transaction check

Dependencies Resolved

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Package Arch Version Repository Size
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Installing:
kernel-module-nvidia-2.6.11-1.1369_FC4 x86_64 1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4 livna 1.3 M
nvidia-glx x86_64 1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4 livna 6.5 M
nvidia-glx-devel x86_64 1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4 livna 147 k

Transaction Summary
================================================== ===========================
Install 3 Package(s)
Update 0 Package(s)
Remove 0 Package(s)
Total download size: 7.9 M
Is this ok [y/N]: y
Downloading Packages:
(1/3): kernel-module-nvid 100% |=========================| 96 kB 00:19
http://rpm.livna.org/fedora/4/x86_64/RPMS.lvn/kernel-module-nvidia-2.6.11-1.1369_FC4-1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4.x86_64.rpm: [Errno 4] Socket Error: timed out
Trying other mirror.
(2/3): nvidia-glx-1.0.717 100% |=========================| 1.8 MB 04:21
http://rpm.livna.org/fedora/4/x86_64/RPMS.lvn/nvidia-glx-1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4.x86_64.rpm: [Errno 4] Socket Error: timed out
Trying other mirror.
(3/3): nvidia-glx-devel-1 100% |=========================| 147 kB 00:18
Error Downloading Packages:
kernel-module-nvidia-2.6.11-1.1369_FC4 - 1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4.x86_64: failure: kernel-module-nvidia-2.6.11-1.1369_FC4-1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4.x86_64.rpm from livna: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.
nvidia-glx - 1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4.x86_64: failure: nvidia-glx-1.0.7174-0.lvn.4.4.x86_64.rpm from livna: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.
I have tried many times but run into the same problem...................How do I go about solving it?

imdeemvp
28th June 2005, 07:52 AM
Try this how-to. (http://www.fedoraforum.org/forum/showthread.php?t=59937)

Daizy
28th June 2005, 01:26 PM
you need to run
setenforce 0 before you run the nvidia installer on fedora core 4, SELinux messes up your 3D support otherwise.

raghavendra
29th June 2005, 08:15 PM
Hi
Got it solved. Thanks for the replies :)