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15.0 > System > nvidia-legacy470-kernel (470.161.03)

This is the kernel-module needed by the proprietary binary nvidia
driver. You also need the nvidia-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=4.6.3 ./nvidia-legacy470-kernel.SlackBuild

A default config file is placed at
to make sure that X loads the nvidia module. If you need to make
changes, move that file to /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/ and edit the copy.
You do not need this file at all if you have a proper and complete

The xf86-video-nouveau-blacklist package from /extra is required.

The Nvidia 470.xx series will be supported through December 2024.

Maintained by: Lenard Spencer
Keywords: nvidia,nvidia-graphics-driver,kernel,driver,nv,module,
ChangeLog: nvidia-legacy470-kernel


Source Downloads (64bit): (0652fff030ee29664ad728dd86e9f5d6)

Download SlackBuild:
nvidia-legacy470-kernel.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Validated for Slackware 15.0

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