Ubuntu LTS adds support for the latest Nvidia driver
2 months, 1 week ago by kyle | 4 facts | 1 comments | 7 votes

  • Newer Nvidia graphics drivers are now available to users of Ubuntu’s Long Term Support LTS) releases, by default, no input required. - www.omgubuntu.co.uk
  • Ubuntu LTS users can now install the latest releases of the proprietary Nvidia driver through the regular Ubuntu updates channel. - www.omgubuntu.co.uk
  • Made possible by the SRU (Stable Release Update) initiative which also keeps Firefox and Chromium up to date. - www.omgubuntu.co.uk
  • The Nvidia 430 driver will be rolling out soon. - launchpad.net

kyle - 2 months, 1 week ago
This is really great. I had to install a newer Nvidia driver from a ppa in order to get CUDA 10.0 and TensorFlow to work. I wonder if I should uninstall that and try to get the one from the official repos now.
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