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(Trying to) Install NVIDIA driver on ASUS Zenbook Fedora

by tgutwin

Posted on Sunday Jun 03, 2018 at 08:08PM in Technology

It did not work because I could not disable intel video chipset in my uefi bios. :( fedora icon

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Upgraded Fedora 20 to 21 with Fedup

by tgutwin

Posted on Monday Jan 25, 2016 at 06:29PM in Linux

Fedora LogoSuccessfully went through a workstation upgrade  Fedora 20 --> 21 using fedup instructions at

The only issue I had (and expected ) was an nVidia driver problem that was easily fixed.
F21 installed version 346 but my GT9600 based card needs the 340.


sudo yum remove xorg-x11-drv-nvidia xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-devel kmod-nvidia

sudo yum install xorg-x11-drv-nvidia-340xx akmod-nvidia-340xx kmod-nvidia-340xx



Change Default (bootup) Runlevel on F17 / MythTV box

by tgutwin

Posted on Monday Jan 25, 2016 at 06:27PM in Technology

fedora.pngF17 has not moved fully to systemd (as doc'd on, so to change the default run level use the following commands:

Go to the non-graphical multi-user commandline bootup:

rm -f /etc/systemd/system/;ln -s /lib/systemd/system/ /etc/systemd/system/

 go to the full graphical bootup:

rm -f /etc/systemd/system/;ln -s /lib/systemd/system/ /etc/systemd/system/

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