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Re: [SLE] NVIDIA drivers (again!) and unresolved symbols
  • From: Paul Abrahams <abrahams@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 30 May 2001 12:26:54 -0400
  • Message-id: <3B151F4E.3EA587CF@xxxxxxx>
Paul Abrahams wrote:

> Mark Hounschell wrote:
>
> > I have basically duplicated your problem simply by building a kernel
> > after changing my cpu type to pentium mmx instead of athlon and then
> > trying do load the NVdriver without rebuilding it. I get the same
> > message
> > about mmx_memcpy. It still points to, your not running the kernel you
> > think
> > you are. Did you do zlilo or bzlilo???
>
> I do bzlilo.
>
> I'll try the kernel change and keep you posted. I'm also moving my sound
> stuff from /lib/modules/2.4.4./kernel/sound to /lib/modules/2.4.4/misc/sound.
> That should avoid many headaches.

An update: recompiling the kernel with the correct processor type made the error
message go away. I can now use the NVidia drivers again. But the problem with
them remains: after one iteration through kdm, the virtual terminals (Alt-Ctl-F2,
etc.) no longer work.

Paul



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