[Trac-bugs] [PC-BSD Trac] #951: Nvidia driver doesn't work

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Mon Jan 27 11:58:14 PST 2014


#951: Nvidia driver doesn't work
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  Reporter:  aht0           |      Owner:
      Type:  System Defect  |     Status:  new
  Priority:  major          |  Milestone:  9.2
 Component:  Misc           |    Version:  9.2-RELEASE
Resolution:                 |   Keywords:
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Comment (by kris):

 Sounds like it may be a bug in the nvidia driver with this particular card
 model, especially since it fails the same way with the manually compiled
 driver.

 Can you try these things though?

 First, boot to the console and run "nvidia-xconfig", does it create a
 /etc/X11/xorg.conf file or fail with an error?

 If it works, can you post your /etc/X11/xorg.conf file it created?

 When you try to start X, does any other odd messages show up on the
 console (Ctrl-Alt-F1) or "dmesg"?

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