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Re: [vox-tech] X server help
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Re: [vox-tech] X server help



If I use "nvidia" as the driver, it won't initialize my card.  The
NVIDIA site say to call it "nv".  That seems to work for initializing
the card.

I do have the same versions of NVIDIA_GLX package and NVIDIA_kernel
installed (1.0-4191).  I have the line
Load    "dri" commented out and don't have the GLcore line.  I also have
the line
Load    "glx" _not_ commented out.

Thanks,
Jennifer
----- Original Message -----
From: "Troy Arnold" <troy-vox@zenux.net>
To: <vox-tech@lists.lugod.org>
Sent: Tuesday, February 11, 2003 2:11 PM
Subject: Re: [vox-tech] X server help


> On Tue, Feb 11, 2003 at 01:06:53PM -0800, Jennifer Stickel wrote:
> > Thanks for the help.  I am getting closer now I think.  I got the
> > drivers from NVIDIA and installed them as mentioned on the website.
Now
> > when I try 'startx' I get the error
> >
> > Fatal server error:
> > Caught signal 11. Server aborting.
> >
> > When I look in the log file, everything seems to load properly up
until
> > it says
> > (II) [GLX]: Initializing GLX extension.
>
> I may be repeating a few things here...
> In the "Device" section of your active "ServerLayout" in
/etc/X11/XF86Config-4
> you need:
>     Driver      "nvidia"
>
>
> In the "Module" section you need (at least):
> Load    "glx"
>
> If they exist, these two lines should be commented out:
> #   Load    "GLcore"
> #   Load    "dri"
>
>
> And you did install both the NVIDIA_GLX-1.0-nnnn package as well as
the
> NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-nnnn package?
>
> -troy
>
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