Re: NVIDIA - URGENT
On Mon, 04 Jul 2011 09:38:01 +0200
Sven Joachim <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> I tried to do the same, but alas, Xorg doesn't like noveau driver:
>> [ 1528.909] drmOpenDevice: node name is /dev/dri/card0
>> [ 1528.916] drmOpenByBusid: Searching for BusID pci:0000:01:00.0
>> [ 1528.916] drmOpenDevice: node name is /dev/dri/card0
>> [ 1528.924] drmOpenByBusid: drmOpenMinor returns -1
>> [ 1529.044] (EE) [drm] failed to open device
>> [ 1529.044] (EE) No devices detected.
>> It should work, though, GT200 series should be supported by nouveau.
>Looks like Kernel Modesetting is disabled, either through a boot
>parameter or via a file in /etc/modprobe.d. Try reloading the nouveau
>nouveau modprobe modeset=1
>and restart X.
Thanks for the tip, but I already installed nvidia-glx from sid, and am now
happily using it. I wrote this little gem of knowledge down for the future,