Bug 611055 - unable to load nvidia driver
unable to load nvidia driver
Status: CLOSED CANTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pyxf86config (Show other bugs)
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i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Adam Jackson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-07-03 06:59 EDT by suv
Modified: 2013-01-10 01:03 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-08-26 15:36:23 EDT
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2010-07-03 06:59 EDT, suv
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Description suv 2010-07-03 06:59:52 EDT
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:
Regular

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 15:36:23 EDT
That sure is sad, but the nvidia driver isn't something we're responsible for.

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