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Linux Mint 17 and the Nvidia GeForce GTX 970

Last week, the magic smoke escaped from the 3D graphics card of my trusty desktop machine. Last night, the magic came back with a new card. Notes, I thought to myself. I need notes, so it’s dead easy to do again.

Because… let’s face it Linds…. you LIKE messing around with the software too much to let something as trivial as the threat of Operating System permadeath stop you.  And you like getting it up again fast, because OS reinstalls ain’t where the action is.

So the following is for you future Linds, and possibly you, reader with the google-fu fingers, and a good working knowledge of Linux systems…

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