[PC-BSD Testing] Better nVidia Driver for PCBSD 7 AMD64?

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Wed Nov 5 13:06:32 PST 2008


Arthur Koziol wrote:
>> So, when you applied the patch, rebooted, and then tried to reboot
>> again, it still hung at the blank screen? That's a bummer, on my four
>> systems here, it did fix it, one of them was an amd64 with intel, and
>> the others are using various nvidia cards. I am going to keep my eyes
>> open though, and if I find another solution / patch which makes this
>> problem go away 100% of the time, I will issue an update post-haste :)
> 
> It's no biggie Kris. I don't know if this is of any use to you but 
> when it seems
> to get stuck on the black screen after using Start > Leave > Shutdown,
> punching the power button does cause it to gracefully shut down.
> 
> Oh duh, I didn't see this new KDE logout patch you put out today. :-D
> After applying the patch, rebooting and trying again, it works. OPA!
> 
> Arthur 
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Great! Glad to hear that it's working now :) I spent the better part of 
the day trying to figure that out.


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Kris Moore
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