Re: MSI N210 graphics card causes boot failure
On 2012-01-01 15:33 +0100, Camaleón wrote:
> On Sun, 01 Jan 2012 11:29:51 +0100, Sven Joachim wrote:
>> On 2011-12-31 21:41 +0100, Dean Allen Provins, P. Geoph. wrote:
>> That's why I suggested to log in from a second computer via ssh. It's
>> hard to do anything with a blank screen.
> I guess blacklisting nouveau module should have be done from "init 1"
> with no running X session at all.
Booting with "init 1" does not prevent the module from being loaded.
> Before ditching "nuvó" I would try to find out if the card/chipset
> (geforce 210) is supported within the open source driver.
It is supposed to work. Nouveau supports all NVidia cards from the
ancient Riva TNT/TNT2 up to the current GeForce 400/500 models, although
not all of them work equally well.