Re: Geforce FX 5900XT
It appears that it is a mistake on my part... after checking Jen's reply
carefully, I found out that somewhere between when I first started
trying to install the nvidia drivers and now... my kernel version had
changed... previously, I had the correct headers
(kernel-headers-2.6.8-10-amd64-k8), and I upgraded kernel to
Stupid mistake, I know. I have just logged in, and the nvidia drivers
work fine... I can finally use my second monitor :)
Thanks very much for both your help
David Hartveld wrote:
James Titcumb schreef:
Make sure you have loaded the nvidia kernel module by hand (i.e. "#
modprobe nvidia", or put it in /etc/modules), it won't load
You seem to know a bit about the nVidia support. I have followed
instructions as you said, and all seemed to go well, but
XFree86.0.log says it can't load the module. Please see the logfile
(EE) NVIDIA(0): Failed to initialize the NVIDIA kernel module!
(EE) NVIDIA(0): *** Aborting ***
(II) UnloadModule: "nvidia"
(EE) Screen(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.
Fatal server error:
no screens found
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