Driver Update: Nvidia Linux Display Driver 331.49

Nvidia has released new stable *nix display drivers, with version number 331.49. The drivers are available for Linux (32-bit ARM), Linux (x86/IA32), Linux (AMD64/EM64T), Solaris (x64/x86), FreeBSD (x86) and FreeBSD (x64). Specific installation instructions can be found on the individual pages. The release notes for this release show the following changes and improvements:

Release Highlights

  • Added support for the following GPUs:
    • GeForce GT 710
    • GeForce 825M
  • Fixed a regression that prevented nvidia-installer from cleaning up directories created as part of the driver installation.
  • Added a new X configuration option “InbandStereoSignaling” to enable/disable DisplayPort in-band stereo signaling. See “Appendix B. X Config Options” in the README for more information.
  • Fixed a bug that caused PBO downloads of cube map faces to retrieve incorrect data.
  • Fixed a bug in nvidia-installer that resulted in spurious error messages when opting out of installing the NVIDIA kernel module or source files for the kernel module.
  • Added experimental support for ARGB GLX visuals when Xinerama and Composite are enabled at the same time on X.Org xserver 1.15.

The following downloads are available:
Linux 32-bit ARM display driver
Linux x86/IA32 display driver
Linux x64 (x86_64/AMD64/EM64T) display driver
Solaris (x64/x86) display driver
FreeBSD (x86) display driver
FreeBSD (x64) display driver

Version number 331.49
Release status Final
Operating systems Linux, BSD, Solaris
Website nVidia
File sizes

21.20MB – 57.30MB

License type Conditions (GNU/BSD/etc.)