Bug 611055 - unable to load nvidia driver
Summary: unable to load nvidia driver
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pyxf86config   
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Version: 12
Hardware: i686 Linux
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Assignee: Adam Jackson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-07-03 10:59 UTC by suv
Modified: 2013-01-10 06:03 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-08-26 19:36:23 UTC
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Boot messages. (9.45 KB, text/plain)
2010-07-03 10:59 UTC, suv
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Description suv 2010-07-03 10:59:52 UTC
Created attachment 429244 [details]
Boot messages.

Description of problem:
hi, i dont know if this is the right place. i couldnt find any field related to nvidia, kmod, nouveau or graphics. so filing it under general distribution.
Please, move (or tell me where to move) it into the proper section if this is not the right place.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
NVIDIA Driver Version: 195.36.24

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. disable the nouveau driver.
2. install the kmod driver
3. update to the latest version kernel 2.6.33.xxxx
Actual results:
nvidia-xconfig.i686 works but 3D graphics cant be enabled. complains of absence of driver; (as kmod-nvidia doesnt load at startup)

Expected results:
kmod-nvidia should load properly

Additional info:
seems like some bug in Python. reinstalled python and gcc. no improvement.

Comment 1 Adam Jackson 2010-08-26 19:36:23 UTC
That sure is sad, but the nvidia driver isn't something we're responsible for.

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