[ATrpms-users] Re: nvidia stops at splash screen

Axel Thimm Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net
Wed Mar 16 15:29:06 CET 2005


Please try the latest available driver at ATrpms (7167).

It is said to support old cards, too, again.

On Sun, Mar 13, 2005 at 10:46:46PM +0100, Markus Härnvi wrote:
> >>When I try to start X with the nvidia modules it stops at the splash 
> >>screen with the nvidia logo. I have a Geforce4 MX 440.
> >
> >
> >The 6111 driver does not have the problem, so installing that may be a
> >workaround for you. 
> 
> Ok, I tried that. This is what I have installed now:
> 
> [mark at tedeum ~]$ rpm -qa | grep nvidia
> nvidia-graphics-helpers-0.0.8-8.at
> nvidia-graphics6111-libs-1.0_6111-65.1.rhfc3.at
> nvidia-graphics6111-1.0_6111-65.1.rhfc3.at
> nvidia-graphics6106-libs-1.0_6106-65.1.rhfc3.at
> nvidia-graphics6111-kmdl-2.6.10-1.770_14.rhfc3.at-1.0_6111-65.1.rhfc3.at
> nvidia-graphics-devices-1.0-4.rhfc3.at
> nvidia-graphics4363-libs-1.0_4363-65.1.rhfc3.at
> 
> (I find it strange that apt-get installs all the different *-lib
> versions. Why is that?)
> 
> modprobe:ing the older kernel module gives me:
> 
> [root at tedeum ~]$ /sbin/modprobe nvidia-1_0-6111
> FATAL: Error inserting nvidia_1_0_6111
> (/lib/modules/2.6.10-1.770_14.rhfc3.at/updates/drivers/video/nvidia/nvidia-1_0-6111.ko): 
> 
> Unknown symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)
> 
> And demsg:
> 
> nvidia: Unknown symbol __VMALLOC_RESERVE
> nvidia: Unknown symbol pci_find_class
> 
> What am I missing?
> 
>     /Markus
> 
> 
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