NVIDIA Graphics Installation On Backtrack 5

Hello Friends, In this post I will Be Discussing About how to install NVIDIA Graphics Driver in Backtrack 5.



apt-get remove –purge nvidia-*

This will remove any broken nvidia packages if installed, not a necessary step, but yes, to make sure everything works fine, you must perform it.


Add ubuntu repository

add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates

3. Update the Repository

apt-get update

4. Install the Nvidia

apt-get install nvidia-current nvidia-current-modaliases nvidia-settings

5. Reboot, shutdown -r now

This should fix the Graphics Problem, If not, from the terminal, type


shutdown -r now

And you are done.

Happy Backtracking.

Credits To Intoxicated Neel From Backtrack || Linux  Facebook Group.

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