Bug 737116 - [NVCF] No acceleration on GeForce GTX550Ti
Summary: [NVCF] No acceleration on GeForce GTX550Ti
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-drv-nouveau
Version: 16
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ben Skeggs
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-09-09 16:30 UTC by tawakiy
Modified: 2013-02-13 12:43 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-02-13 12:43:01 UTC

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Description tawakiy 2011-09-09 16:30:34 UTC
Description of problem:
No acceleration available using Kernel and latest Nouveau driver from Fedora 16. As a result Gnome 3 starts in Fallback mode.

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

How reproducible:
Every boot.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set up GeForce GTX550Ti into PC.
2. Install latest kernel and Nouveau driver.
3. Reboot.
4. Log into Gnome 3.
Actual results:
Gnome 3 starts in Fallback mode.

Expected results:
Gnome Shell to be started.

Additional info:
With Kernel and Nouveau from Nouveau git repository everything works fine.

Comment 1 Ben Skeggs 2011-09-10 01:20:58 UTC
Thanks, I know about this issue and will be updating the F16 kernel once I get back from PTO.

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