Re: Nvidia GeForce FX5200 problems
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On Mon, 04 Aug 2008 08:55:11 -0400
Christopher Judd <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Thursday 31 July 2008, Frank McCormick wrote:
> > On Thu, 31 Jul 2008 21:18:47 -0500
> > I have just about given up on this card. Ubuntu Gutsy for some
> > reason ( different xorg I guess ) handled it with no problem. On Sid
> > I can't even get X up. I'm in Sid now again using (uuugh) Intel
> > video.
> I used this card for a while with no problems?
> Have you tried the nv driver or only the binary nvidia?
The nv driver
> Does the card show up when you run lspci?
> Have you tried running startx from a terminal window?
Yes, blank screen...then lockup.
> Is there a "load dri" line in your xorg.conf? If so, try
> commenting it out.
Tried it with and without. And with a few other options.
As I said Ubuntu Gutsy setup the card fine. But I can't get it
running under Sid. Maybe I'll try after X has been upgraded a few more
Frank -- email@example.com
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