This script is for Slackware 13.37 and may be outdated.

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13.37 > System > nvidia-legacy173-kernel (173.14.31)

This is the kernel-module needed by the proprietary binary nvidia driver.
You also need the nvidia-legacy173-driver package from

To build the package for a kernel different from the running one,
start the script setting the KERNEL variable as in
KERNEL= ./nvidia-legacy173-kernel.SlackBuild

Maintained by: Edward Koenig
Keywords: Geforce 5,xorg,nvidia,legacy
ChangeLog: nvidia-legacy173-kernel


Source Downloads (32bit): (5444a677d8b5f7607eea4be31bbef33c)

Source Downloads (64bit): (91355714abfc3c59cb98d7d5e812176a)

Download SlackBuild:
nvidia-legacy173-kernel.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Validated for Slackware 13.37

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

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ftp git cgit http rsync

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