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Re: Nvidia card and Xen in lenny

On 7/16/2010 1:06 AM, Jordon Bedwell wrote:
> On 7/16/2010 12:48 AM, Panayiotis Karabassis wrote:
>> Hi!
>> I am trying to setup Lenny as dom0. However I cannot get the X server to
>> start. I have tried drivers vesa, nv and nvidia. The latter causes the
>> system to hang. Here is my output from driver nv. The output from vesa
>> is similar (has the same errors).
>> Many thanks in advance!
>> Panayiotis
>> SELinux: Disabled on system, not enabling in X server
>> (EE) Failed to initialize GLX extension (Compatible NVIDIA X driver not
>> found)
>> (II) NV(0): Setting screen physical size to 338 x 211
>> (EE) XKB: Could not invoke xkbcomp
>> (EE) XKB: Couldn't compile keymap
>> XKB: Failed to compile keymap
>> Keyboard initialization failed. This could be a missing or incorrect
>> setup of xkeyboard-config.
>> Fatal server error:
>> Failed to activate core devices.
>> Please consult the The X.Org Foundation support
>>      at http://wiki.x.org
>>  for help.
>> Please also check the log file at "/var/log/Xorg.0.log" for additional
>> information.
> I know this might seem like a dumb question, but did you install the
> OpenSource Nvidia drivers? Or even the Nvidia drivers from Nvidia
> themselves and make sure they were working and tested correctly?

Sorry, sound like an idiot, it seems you did. What are the contents of
your xorg.conf and after you installed nvidia-glx and it failed did you
try running: dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg from console?


Jordon Bedwell

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