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

Yvan Martin navyn5 at shaw.ca
Tue Nov 11 01:58:11 PST 2008


Hello Kris,
I can confirm that the patch took care of this problem.Thank you.

Kris Moore wrote:
> Yvan Martin wrote:
>   
>> I would welcome suggestions about my shutdown/restart dilemma: whenever 
>> I go to the menu and choose "Leave" and whether I choose to shutdown or 
>> restart I seem to get the same behaviour: the current session ends, but 
>> Xserver seems to hang and I am left with a white pointer on a black 
>> background. on rare occasions after a pause, the shutdown sequence will 
>> continue, but most of the times I have to use Ctrl-Alt-Backspace to 
>> terminate the X-windows session and choose shutdown or restart from the 
>> new login screen.
>>
>>     
>
>
> Just a heads up! I've seen this error on my systems here as well, and it 
> had something to with the system updater causing a knotify4 session to 
> hang at shutdown. I've issues an online update which fixes this issue on 
> our systems here. Can you update and confirm that this problem goes away?
>
> You'll need to apply the patch, and then restart. The patch will take 
> effect after you reboot, so you may still need to his ctrl-alt-backspace 
> one more time, to shutdown after applying it.
>
>   


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