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Re: [SLE] YOU breaks Xorg
  • From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 4 Apr 2006 10:10:02 +0200
  • Message-id: <20060404081002.GA2442@xxxxxxx>
On Tue, Apr 04, 2006 at 09:55:33AM +0200, Clayton wrote:
> > Did you try reinstalling the nvidia driver? Updating either X or the
> > kernel with YOU will uninstall it
>
> I knew that a kernel update would require a nvidia driver reinstall
> (due to kernel modules/integration)...

This is not true, usual the nvidia driver survives a kernel update.

> never knew the same was
> required for any X updates (like for xorg)-

Similar.

> I'd swear I've done xorg
> updates in the past and never had to reinstall the video drivers.
>
> That said... I'll try it as soon as I get home tonight.

Some other things might have got corrupted, so a reinstall of the driver
might just help.

Ciao, Marcus

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