18559Re: Have to install NVIDIA kernel every time to use X windows !?!
- Mar 31, 2003--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Alan Carter
> On Sunday 30 March 2003 7:06 pm, Axe T. Groin wrote:lines:
> > I've gotten X windows up and running after downloading and
> > installing the NVIDIA drivers, but I have to reinstall the kernel
> > module every time.
> > i.e., When I type startx, I get a failure with the following
> > (EE) NVIDIA(0) Failed to initialize the NVdriver kernel module!
> > (EE) NVIDIA(0) *** Aborting ***
> > ...
> > (EE) Screen(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.
> > All I have to do is cd into the NVIDIA_kernel-1.0-3123/
> > make install, and then I can start X up just fine.starting X,
> you need to make sure that the module NVdriver.o is loaded before
> 'insmod NVdriver.o'. This is acheaved differently on differentdistributions.
>If someone can give me VERY explicit instructions on how to do this
with Debian, it would be most useful. No matter how hard I try, I
cannot seem to figure out how to do this. I've looked about the net
and found nothing that makes this point clear to me.
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