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Re: [opensuse-factory] X.Org 7 for Factory
  • From: "Juan Erbes" <jerbes@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 10 Aug 2006 09:36:46 -0300
  • Message-id: <61ec494a0608100536i763c87e5t7ba3e0b3924104b2@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
2006/8/7, Stefan Dirsch <sndirsch@xxxxxxx>:
On Mon, Aug 07, 2006 at 09:34:12PM +0300, Ain Vagula wrote:
> I can reproduce this problem with missing fonts in KDE and blinking
> fonts in Gnome when nvidia driver is enabled, after switching to
> nv-driver back problem is gone.
> I installed driver with --x-module-path=/usr/lib/xorg/modules/, as
> otherways didnt driver work at all. Using SLED 10 on x86.

Oops, we're talking about a driver issue! This is known problem of the
NVIDIA driver with X.Org > 7.1 (Bug #197090).

BTW, I've documented a workaround in my HOWTO

I have 2 problems with Xorg, is that kdm fails. I must use startx in console.
The logs are:

kdm.log:
Module Loader present
Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting,
(++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational,
(WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
(==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Sat Aug 5 23:36:23 2006
(==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf"
(EE) NVIDIA(0): Given color depth (1) is not supported
(EE) NVIDIA(0): *** Aborting ***
(EE) Screen(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.

Fatal server error:
no screens found


The other problem, is with the Nvidia driver, installed witht
--x-module-path=/usr/lib/xorg/modules/ and in the xorg.conf in driver
section Option "RenderAccel" "no", I can't see any text in any qt
application. With the nv driver I have'nt this problem.

The last problem was with the smart upgrade tool, it would to
downgrade all the Xorg packages. I mean that I need to add the new
repo for the Xorg packages.

Thanks

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