From: edmond <email@example.com>
To: Kostya Berger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Tuesday, 15 February 2011, 13:32
Subject: Re: Xorg NVIDIA proprietary driver -- little problem
2011/2/15 Kostya Berger <email@example.com
> Hi everyone
> Does anyone know the way Xorg works in kfreebsd?
> Because I compiled a proprietary NVIDIA driver from the NVIDIA package for
> FreeBSD using freebsd-make (which, of course, took a couple of tweaks), but
> the result was positive and the `kldload` loaded module OK. The modules
> directory is /usr/X11R6/lib/modules, which is added to the xorg.conf as
> ModulePath parameter. The previous ModulePath is deleted.
> Yet when starting X it fails, showing in Xorg.0.log, that "nvidia module not
> found", and also "libnvidia-tls.so.1-- shared object not found". Yet they're
> all there and `ldconfig -p` shows it has "libnvidia-tls.so.1" cached...
> So I'm kinda lost. What do I do to make X server know, that "nvidia.ko" is
> loaded into kernel? And how do we actually add a module to be loaded at boot
> time? In FreeBSD there is a special text file for that,
but in kfreebsd
> there is not. Or maybe there is?
> Thanks in advance.
You can write all the steps exactly, because I also
I'm testing the driver, but I stopped before