[ATrpms-users] Re: Cannot load nVidia 7167 driver
Axel.Thimm at atrpms.net
Wed Mar 23 23:54:31 CET 2005
On Sun, Mar 20, 2005 at 01:32:20PM -0500, Boris Goldowsky wrote:
> Has anyone on this list gotten the 7167 nvidia driver working with
> x86_64 architecture? On my system, even after following the advice
> posted so far on this list (use atrpms kernel, use updated driver with
> patch, run nvidia-graphics-switch, add alias to /etc/modprobe.conf)
> after the nvidia splash screen I get either a black screen or a screen
> with random diagonal lines and an unresponsive system.
> The kernel module gives a warning when loaded, and the README has a
> warning about potential problems (related to change_page_attr) with
> x86_64 and 2.6.10 series kernels. I assume that is the issue here, but
> wonder if it can be made to work.
According to the README, if you have < 2.6.11, you must live with
either X crashes or random memory corrumption. Quite ugly ... :/
Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.atrpms.net/pipermail/atrpms-users/attachments/20050323/d96517e9/attachment-0001.bin
More information about the atrpms-users