Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 81249
X installer detects Nvidia GeForce4-MX card as GeForce4
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:33:25 EDT
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Description of problem:
During installation, my Geforce4-MX card was detected as a Geforce4. After
installing, X would not start properly. When I re-ran the installer choosing
Geforce2-MX as my video card (which I understand is a closer match), it worked
I was under the impression that all Nvidia cards used a single "nv" driver, and
that this sort of thing shouldn't happen, but nevertheless, it did.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Get yerself a budget Geforce4-MX video card
2. Let Phoebe's installer detect the card as a Geforce4
3. Watch X lock up.
Actual Results: X locks up.
Expected Results: The Geforce4-MX series should detect as Geforce4-MX's, or at
least Geforce2-MX's. Even if the X lockup cannot be reproduced, there should be
Fixed in 0.70-1