Re: MSI N210 graphics card causes boot failure
On Sun, 01 Jan 2012 17:57:09 +0100, Sven Joachim wrote:
> On 2012-01-01 17:46 +0100, Camaleón wrote:
>> On Sun, 01 Jan 2012 17:20:25 +0100, Sven Joachim wrote:
>>> On 2012-01-01 15:33 +0100, Camaleón wrote:
>>>> On Sun, 01 Jan 2012 11:29:51 +0100, Sven Joachim wrote:
>>>>> On 2011-12-31 21:41 +0100, Dean Allen Provins, P. Geoph. wrote:
>>>>> That's why I suggested to log in from a second computer via ssh.
>>>>> It's hard to do anything with a blank screen.
>>>> I guess blacklisting nouveau module should have be done from "init 1"
>>>> with no running X session at all.
>>> Booting with "init 1" does not prevent the module from being loaded.
>> I haven't expressed myself right. I didn't want to say "booting at init
>> 1 to prevent the nuvó module from being loaded" but once the system has
>> booted (with KMS disabled) jump to "init 1" and blacklist the module
>> from there.
> There is no reason why you would need to switch to runlevel 1 for that.
Neither to avoid losing X and preventing Xorg from going nuts? :-)
> Besides, changing the bootloader configuration to permanently add the
> "nomodeset" kernel parameter might be better than blacklisting the
Why do you think "nvidia" nor "nuvó" are not going to work? Because
working with VESA does not look like a sane option nowadays :-(