Re: Note about 6.0 installer, Nouveau, and Quadro NVS240
On Wed, 27 Oct 2010 14:47:44 -0500, Joseph Lenox wrote:
> The version of Nouveau (FOSS nvidia driver) that ships with 6.0
> (Squeeze) on last week's (2010-10-17) testing disc does not play nice
> with the Quadro NVS240 graphics card. No output on screen at all even
> for a console (monitor goes to power saving mode). I had to get into the
> box with the disc recovery option, and remove the driver from its
> modprobe list in /etc just to get to a text console.
Mmmm, there must be an easy way to disable KMS and load "nv" driver
without the needing of uninstalling "nuvó" packages. I dunno, just asking
because I'm also interested in how could this be done.