Install GeForce GTX 1050 Ti driver on Ubunto

Contents

Introduction

Linux is a very diverse Operation system with dozens of flavors and version out there. Nividia is trying there best to provide strait forward solution easy to install solution but to address this diversity you need to link the driver to you kernel in the process. This should be no problem for the usually technical skilled Linux users.

Install Development Tools

{{Note|Note|Development Tools best installed when you initial install Linux}}
 sudo su -
 apt-get update  
 apt-get install build-essential

Install Kernel sources

The driver need to be linked to the kernel and therefore the source need to be linked
 apt-get source linux-source

Download the driver for the Geforce Website


 http://www.geforce.com/drivers


Geforce-Linux-001.png

Build the driver

Text mode


 systemctl isolate multi-user.target




Start installation


 sh NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-375.39.run
   Verifying archive integrity... OK
   Uncompressing NVIDIA Accelerated Graphics Driver for Linux-x86_64 375.39
   ........................................................................................................................................................................

And follow the instruction
Geforce-Linux-002.jpg

Finalize



 systemctl isolate graphical.target

Two Monitor Configuration in Ubunto:
Geforce-Linux-003.jpg

Setup

You can use the Nivida Configuration to to setup the Graphics
Geforce-Linux-004.png
Geforce-Linux-005.png

Status: Published Date: 2017/06/05 14:13:03 Revision: 1.1

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