Re: nvidia rivafb problems
On Sun, 2006-10-22 at 11:05 -0500, Seb wrote:
> On Sun, 22 Oct 2006 17:42:08 +0200,
> "Jean-Luc Coulon (f5ibh)" <email@example.com> wrote:
> > This is probably because the device is compiled IN the kernel and not as
> > a loadable module.
> > Try zgrep NVIDIA /proc/config.gz
> I get:
> ,-----[ zgrep NVIDIA /proc/config.gz ]
> | CONFIG_FB_NVIDIA=m
> | # CONFIG_FB_NVIDIA_I2C is not set
> Does this mean this Debian kernel doesn't work at all with nVidia? Given
> that it's the best Debian kernel for my architecture, is there some way to
> tweak it?
Stop, stop, stop.
This is caused by a silly nvidia-kernel-source bug that has been
resolutely ignored for over a year.
"cat /proc/version" and ensure you have the correct version of GCC
installed - e.g. if your kernel was compiled with GCC 4.0, ensure you