NVIDIA Accelerated FreeBSD Graphics Driver README and Installation Guide

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Table of Contents

I. Installation and Configuration Instructions
1. Introduction
A. Minimum Software Requirements
2. Installing the NVIDIA Driver
B. Installed Components
3. Using Linux Compatibility Support
4. Configuring X for the NVIDIA Driver
Using nvidia-xconfig to configure the X server
Manually Editing the Configuration File
5. Frequently Asked Questions
6. Common Problems
7. Known Issues
8. Specifying OpenGL Environment Variable Settings
9. Configuring AGP
10. Configuring TwinView
11. Configuring GLX in Xinerama
12. Configuring Multiple X Screens on One Card
13. Configuring TV-Out
14. Using the XRandR Extension
15. Configuring a Notebook
16. Programming Modes
17. Configuring Flipping and UBB
C. The Sysctl Interface
D. Configuring Low-level Parameters
18. Using the X Composite Extension
19. Using the nvidia-settings Utility
20. Configuring SLI and Multi-GPU FrameRendering
21. Configuring Frame Lock and Genlock
22. Configuring SDI Video Output
23. Configuring Depth 30 Displays
24. NVIDIA Contact Info and Additional Resources
25. Credits
26. Acknowledgements
II. Appendices
E. Supported NVIDIA GPU Products
F. X Config Options
G. Display Device Names
H. GLX Support
I. Dots Per Inch
J. XvMC Support
K. VDPAU Support
Implementation Limits
Performance Levels
Getting the Best Performance from the API
Additional Notes
Debugging and Tracing
L. Tips for New FreeBSD Users