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Install Nvidia driver for CUDA to use “GPU” option in Blender (ubuntu 13.10)

Same question as on the Blender stackexchange site. As a recap: I have to install the nvidia driver but how to do it? (repository or manually? And I already had problems with both, as said) My ...
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nvidia tesla k10 fails to load cuda driver

I am able to download and install the video nvidia driver NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-331.38.run , but cudaminer still fails with "Unable to query CUDA driver version! Is an nVidia driver installed?" If I try ...
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Why does nVidia proprietary driver come down to 304.116 automatically?

I installed nVidia proprietary drivers and before that completely uninstalled everything related to nvidia. I blacklisted the Nouveau drivers also. After installation when I run nvidia-smi it shows ...
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Are my video drivers in use?

I have a laptop with a Nvidia 250M and Xubuntu 12.04 LTS, I have installed Cuda 5.5 following this guide. I have a doubt. I have four drivers in "Additional Driver" but no one is marked as active and ...
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Unable to boot to GUI from a Text Window

I have installed nvidia cuda drivers and toolkit in ubuntu 12.04 as given in the book CUDA Programming A Developer’s Guide to Parallel Computing with GPUs by Shane Cook. I have used these commands ...
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Problem with Nvidia drivers for K20, C2070 on Ubuntu 12.04

My Desktop has the following configuration, Processor: Intel Core I7-4770K 3.5 GHz Mother board: MSI Z87-G43 64GB DDR3 Intel Motherboard GPUs: NVIDIA Tesla K20, NVIDIA Tesla C2070 and with 32 GB ...
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Disable CUDA run time limit on kernels

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 with CUDA 5.5 installed on a laptop which have an Optimus compatible GPU. So the displays are using the integrated Intel GPU and I can use the Nvidia GPU (GeForce 525M) to run ...
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Can't install Nvidia-drivers due to low graphics mode error

My PC configuration is as follows: Ubuntu 12.04.3 64 bit MSI FX-600 Intel core i3-330M 4 GB RAM Nvidia GT 325M I installed CUDA toolkit few days ago. Everything was working fine. But then from ...
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Integrated Video Card and NVIDIA PCIe on Ubuntu 13.04?

I would like to use both integrated and PCIe NVIDIA video card on my ubuntu box. The idea is to use the integrated video card to support two displays and the NVIDIA GTX650 for CUDA computing. ...
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Will Nvidia Proprietary Drivers work or should I use Manually installed CUDA for Ubuntu 12.04 & Blender 2.64?

I am currently running the Manually installed Nvidia 64-295.49 CUDA drivers in 12.04LTS with my GeForce GTX 560 Ti, mainly for Blender 2.64 GPU rendering, but each time the Kernel updates I have to ...
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Removing nvidia drivers without killing kubuntu-desktop (Kubuntu 12.04)

I am trying to install CUDA drivers on kubuntu 12.04, but in order to do so I need to remove nvidia drivers (which come in with the distro). The problem I have is that while doing so it also removes ...
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Can't detect my graphics card (Nvidia GT 620M) on Xubuntu 11.10 & 12.04

The title pretty much sums it up. I recently purchased a new laptop with a Nvidia GT 620M, in order to use CUDA. I also have an Intel integrated graphics card. I first proceeded to install the ...
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Installing CUDA on Ubuntu 12.04 with nvidia driver 295.59

I have been trying to get cuda to run on a nvidia gt 650m based laptop. I am running Ubuntu 12.04 with the nvidia 295.59 driver. Also, my laptop uses Optimus so I have install the driver via ...
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Keeping the nVidia CUDA driver in sync with kernel updates

Does anybody know if it's possible to automatically reinstall the nVidia CUDA driver on kernel updates? As of know I need to switch to a console and run the driver installer manually on kernel ...