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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Have you ever wanted an easy way to install your Nvidia or Ati card in your Ubuntu or Debian(Etch) box? Well the answer is in http://albertomilone.com/nvidia_scripts1.html and it's called Envy.
The process installing Nvidia or Ati drivers is very fast..only a few clicks plus you don't have to remove any previous drivers. It does it all.
From http://albertomilone.com :
It is an application (written in Python and PyGTK) which automates the installation of both the ATI and the Nvidia proprietary driver on Ubuntu (Dapper and Edgy)*. Envy downloads the driver which your graphic card model needs, installs all the compilers, etc., sets up the Xserver configuration file for you and makes sure that the driver integrates nicely with Ubuntu's restricted modules.
* Now on Feisty and Debian Etch
Well done mr Alberto