NVIDIA has released a new Linux driver for its products and the developers have added support for the latest GPUs that were just announced.
Unlike the support for the Windows platform, which usually consists of just a Stable and a Beta driver, the NVIDIA devs provide different branches for Linux. They are marked as Long Lived Branch, Short Lived Branch, Legacy, and Beta.
The Long Lived branch gets updated less often and it’s the one usually present in various repositories. It might be consid… (read more)