Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 56578
NVidia Vanta LT card fails when cofiguring X Window server
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:38:23 EDT
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Description of problem:
NVidia Vanta LT card fails in both RH 7.2 installation ("Test Setting")
and Xconfigurator. Fails on all modes.
Switch back to 7.1, the card works (NVidia TNT).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use RH 7.2 CD to install RH 7.2 (upgrade or fresh installation);
2. when prompt, input NVidia card's memory (8M) then press "Test Setting"
3. The screen is turned to black for 1 second; installation does not give
Use "Xconfigurator", it sees NVidia card and the monitor (ViewSonic E655-
2), then I choose 8M memory, then no matter which mode I select to test,
the screen is turned black for 1 second, then it says "something wrong"
and asks me to go back.
I switch back to RH 7.1, same card/monitor, same selection, and it works
without any problems.
Try configuration again, and _dont_ click on test setting, just
let configuration complete, and then run startx. Does that work?
If not, please attach the config file, and the X server log from
Please reopen the report if this problem is still occuring, and provide
updated information please, and i'd be glad to look into the problem.