View Full Version : [kubuntu] Kubuntu 8.10 & NVIDIA GeForce FX 5900XT

December 4th, 2008, 09:59 PM
I was planning to upgrade from 8.04 to 8.10 because I have fallen in love with KDE4.

Now I own a NVIDIA GeForce FX 5900XT graphics adapter, will that be a problem? I heard the latest NVIDIA models cause performance issues due to a driver issue, does the same hold true for legacy cards? Will KDE4 run smoothly on my system?

I am reluctant to upgrade because of the hassle it might entail.

December 6th, 2008, 09:15 AM
Anybody? Last try.

December 12th, 2008, 06:59 AM
hey got a question for you, my experience with Nvidia has been the worst ever on kde4, never tried the 8.04, how does the graphics work on that one?

newbee day 6

December 12th, 2008, 11:55 PM
Fine on 8.04, but it that's all KDE3, not KDE4.