Home

Nvidia 310.19 Video Driver for Linux Supports OpenGL 4.3

A few minutes ago, November 16, Nvidia released version 310.19 of its graphics driver for Linux, Solaris and FreeBSD operating systems.

Nvidia 310.19 brings support for OpenGL 4.3, support for configuring stereo audio in nvidia-settings, support for configuring the ViewPortOut and ViewPortIn for monitors in nvidia-settings, adds a new option in nvidia-settings, called 'UseHotplugEvents', to allow suppression of RandR events when non-DisplayPort displays are removed or added, support for configuring reflection and rotation per monitor in nvidia-settings, support for HDMI 3D Stereo output (supporting Quadro Kepler and later GPUs).

Moreover, Nvidia 310.19 adds experimental support for OpenGL threaded optimizations, which can be enabled using the __GL_THREADED_OPTIMIZATIONS environment variable, as well as unofficial support for the GLX protocol, such as GLX indirect rendering, to be used in the GL_ARB_pixel_buffer_object OpenGL extension.

Last but not least, this new release of the Nvidia video driver brings improved the responsiveness and performance of OpenGL apps that run on top of the Unity session of Ubuntu-based operating systems.

For more details about Nvidia 310.19 graphics driver please take a look at the official changelog.

How to install the Nvidia video drivers on your Linux, FreeBSD or Solaris box?

Log out of your current session and enter a text-mode session. Log in as root (System Administrator), go to the folder where you've downloaded the Nvidia driver installer or archive for your architecture (see below for download links), and type the following corresponding command:

For 32-bit Linux users:

sh ./NVIDIA-Linux-x86-310.19.run

For 64-bit Linux users:

sh ./NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-310.19.run

For 32-bit FreeBSD users:

tar xzf NVIDIA-FreeBSD-x86-310.19.tar.gz && cd NVIDIA-FreeBSD-x86-310.19 & make install

For 64-bit FreeBSD users:

tar xzf NVIDIA-FreeBSD-x86_64-310.19.tar.gz && cd NVIDIA-FreeBSD-x86_64-310.19 & make install

For Solaris users:

sh ./NVIDIA-Solaris-x86-310.19.run

Download Nvidia Display Driver 310.19 for Linux 32-bit right now from Softpedia. Also you can download Nvidia Display Driver 310.19 for 64-bit Linux operating systems, Nvidia Display Driver 310.19 for FreeBSD operating systems, as well as the Nvidia Display Driver 310.19 for Solaris operating systems.

Last modified on Saturday, 24 November 2012 00:12
Rate this item
(0 votes)
282 comments
  • Reefs2Go

    It's very simple to find out any matter on web as compared to textbooks, as I found
    this post at this web site.

    Reefs2Go Monday, 13 April 2015 14:00 Comment Link
  • sol acres at choa chu kang

    If you are going for best contents like I do, simply visit
    this website all the time since it rovides feature contents, thanks

    sol acres at choa chu kang Friday, 10 April 2015 21:34 Comment Link
  • weight loss

    Hey! I understand this is sort of off-topic but I had to ask.
    Does operating a well-established website such
    as yours take a large amount of work? I'm completely new to running a blog but I do write in my journal daily.
    I'd like to start a blog so I will be able to share
    my experience and thoughts online. Please let me know if you have any suggestions or tips for
    brand new aspiring blog owners. Thankyou!

    weight loss Wednesday, 08 April 2015 13:21 Comment Link
  • immediate happiness

    I blog often and I really appreciate your content. This article has really peaked my interest.
    I'm going to take a note of your site and keep checking for new details
    about once a week. I opted in for your Feed too.

    immediate happiness Wednesday, 08 April 2015 10:39 Comment Link
  • anil gupta

    Asking questions are actually pleasant thing
    if you are not understanding anything entirely, except this paragraph gives pleasant understanding even.

    anil gupta Wednesday, 08 April 2015 08:19 Comment Link
  • VideoPages review

    Whats up this is kinda of off topic but I was wondering if blogs use WYSIWYG editors
    or if you have to manually code with HTML. I'm starting a blog soon but have no
    coding expertise so I wanted to get advice from someone with
    experience. Any help would be enormously appreciated!

    VideoPages review Wednesday, 08 April 2015 03:33 Comment Link
  • Cambogia HCA

    Wow, superb weblog structure! How lengthy have you ever been running a blog for?
    you made blogging glance easy. The overall look of your website is magnificent, as neatly as
    the content!

    Cambogia HCA Wednesday, 08 April 2015 02:58 Comment Link
  • social lead chief 2.0 review

    Good post. I absolutely appreciate this site. Thanks!

    social lead chief 2.0 review Tuesday, 07 April 2015 23:06 Comment Link
  • weight loss

    What's up, I want to subscribe for this webpage to obtain most up-to-date updates, so
    where can i do it please help out.

    weight loss Monday, 06 April 2015 23:33 Comment Link
  • hotelsnearme.website

    Usually, should you hang your linens up, they are going to
    stay within the room, but should you leave them on the floor, the
    maids will take them and give you clean ones.

    hotelsnearme.website Monday, 06 April 2015 10:45 Comment Link
Leave a comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated. HTML code is not allowed.