Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 141052
nvidia driver install problems
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:55 EST
Description of problem:
nvidia installs ok, xserver can be started with opengl support but on
reboot xserver fails to intialise and refuses to load.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Linux Display Driver - IA32
Operating System: Linux IA32
Release Date: November 5, 2004
Fedora Core 3
Kernel 2.6.9-1.681_FC3 on an i686
In order to startup x I have to edit the xorg.config and change driver
from "nvidia" to "nv"
re-install nvidia driver.
If i do either and reboot the x server fails again.
Steps to Reproduce:
Try following the instructions at <http://www.fedorafaq.org/#nvidia>,
or use the livna.org RPM <http://rpm.livna.org/livna-switcher.html>
This is a dup of bug 141044 which is in turn a dup of bug bug 73733
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 141044 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.