18579Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Re: Have to install NVIDIA kernel every time to use X windows !?!
- Apr 1, 2003On Tue, 1 Apr 2003 09:32:47 -0800 (PST)
"W.K. Vladmir Ward" <web_raptor.geo@...> wrote:
>The NVIDIA kernel module does NOT need to be loaded before startx. That
> There are two parts of the nvidia driver. One is the kernel module,
> >which needs to be loaded before startx. The second is the X driver
> >>which is loaded in your XF86Config file.
was the whole point of my message.
I just verified this by leaving the X environment and removing NVdriver
with rmmod. Then I did "startx" and it came up just fine.
Once again, NVdriver does NOT need to be loaded before starting X. If X
is properly configured loading the driver is part of starting X.
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