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How to Install Nvidia 352.41 Released via PPA

In this article we will guide you how Install Nvidia 352.41 Released via PPA on Ubuntu and  its derivatives.

NVIDIA driver 352.41 for Linux was released a few hours ago with GeForce GTX 950, Quadro M4000 and M5000 GPUs support with important fixes including bugs.

Important fixes:

  • Fixed a bug that caused VDPAU to only display the top half of a video frame when decoding and displaying H.265/HEVC encoded video streams.
  • Fixed a bug that caused the X server to crash if an OpenGL application tried to allocate a drawable when GPU-accessible memory is exhausted.

 

1.To Install or Upgrade to Nvidia 352.41 in Ubuntu via ppa, open a terminal and add the PPA.recent Nvidia proprietary GPU drivers. So far Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 15.10, and Ubuntu 14.04 are supported.

For those who’ve added Xorg-edgers PPA and Michael Marley’s Nvidia PPA (deprecated), remove them via:

2. After that, update system cache and install new driver package with the following commands in terminal:

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