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Re: [SLE] SuSE 9.1 and Nvidia from YAST = Nothing
  • From: Matthew Johnson <startux@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 07 May 2004 18:42:45 -0700
  • Message-id: <1083980565.11073.191.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Thanks Art,

Have not yet received 9.1, will keep that in mind when it arrives.

Many thanks,

matt

On Fri, 2004-05-07 at 17:39, Art Fore wrote:
> I also had problems installing the NVIDIA drivers. After trying
> everything mentioned on the NVIDIA website for Suse users, I ended
> downloading the .run script and running that. It then worked OK.
>
> Art
>
> On Fri, 2004-05-07 at 16:48, Matthew Johnson wrote:
> > On Fri, 2004-05-07 at 14:30, Dan Svarreby wrote:
> > > The first thing I did after I've installed SuSE was to update thru YAST.
> > > As mentioned in the SuSE Nvidia FAQ, I included the Nvidia drivers, and
> > > installed them via YAST.
> > >
> > > After the re-boot there's the all-to-familiar black screen. I edited the
> > > XF86Config and changed nvidia to nv.
> > >
> > > Have anyone succeeded in installing the Nvidia drivers?
> >
> > So, after the black screen you went back to the nv version to get a
> > desktop?
> >
> > What motherboard do you have? lspci output would be helpful (need to be
> > root), as well as output from Xfree86.0.log (in /var/logs/), although
> > you may want to hit Nvidia and your motherboard manufacturer with a very
> > old Herring.
> >
> > >From lspci, looking for an output similar to these:
> >
> >
> > Host bridge: Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS] 735 Host (rev 01)
> > 00:01.0 PCI bridge: Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS] SiS 530 Virtual
> > PCI-to-PCI bridge (AGP)
> >
> > VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation NV15 [GeForce2 GTS/Pro]
> > (rev a4)
> >
> > Matt
> --
> Sent using SuSE Linux and Ximian Evolution.


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