Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 241950
kmod-nvidia removed by latest updates - X then doesnt start
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:05 EST
Description of problem: The latest set of updates removes kmod-nvidia and the X
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
See yum log below
Install latest set of updates on lenovo n100.
Steps to Reproduce:
yum log ...
May 31 19:59:55 Updated: bind-libs.i386 31:9.3.4-6.fc6
May 31 20:00:01 Updated: selinux-policy.noarch 2.4.6-72.fc6
May 31 20:00:30 Installed: kernel.i686 2.6.20-1.2952.fc6
May 31 20:00:38 Updated: net-tools.i386 1.60-76.fc6
May 31 20:00:49 Updated: selinux-policy-targeted.noarch 2.4.6-72.fc6
May 31 20:00:53 Updated: kernel-headers.i386 2.6.20-1.2952.fc6
May 31 20:01:06 Updated: system-config-soundcard.noarch 2.0.6-6.fc6
May 31 20:01:11 Updated: squid.i386 7:2.6.STABLE13-1.fc6
May 31 20:01:13 Updated: mutt.i386 5:184.108.40.206-1.fc6
May 31 20:01:13 Updated: bind-utils.i386 31:9.3.4-6.fc6
May 31 20:01:29 Installed: kernel-devel.i686 2.6.20-1.2952.fc6
May 31 20:01:37 Erased: kmod-nvidia
We don't ship or support kmod-nvidia.
However it is known to work with the latest kernel; if it is available
during update it will be installed. Looks like your repo for that
package wasn't up-to-date.
Should be installable with "yum install kmod-nvidia"