[Centos] Re: NVIDIA on Linux

Rick Graves gravesricharde at yahoo.com
Thu Jun 17 13:17:42 UTC 2004


Hello scty library,

I had huge problems with NVIDIA cards on Linux.  The
screen would go blank as soon as X tried to load.  I
only tried using the driver that came with CentOS.  

After lots of parts swapping, I found that the monitor
(obviously) and (even) the motherboard make a
difference.  

> If so what did you do about it.
 
Finally, I gave up on NVIDIA cards -- I got a Voodoo
Banshee card and things have been easy since.  

Rick


> Message: 1
> Date: Wed, 16 Jun 2004 08:17:21 -0700 (PDT)
> From: scty Library <sctylib2004 at yahoo.com>
> To: centos Linux <centos at caosity.org>
> Subject: [Centos] Nvidia Drivers
> 
> When I load the latest driver from Nvidia in
> CentOS-3
> the logon screen turn light gray and I can't log in.
> 
> Has anyone else had this problem?
> 
> If so what did you do about it.
> 
> If I use the driver that comes with CentOS I don't
> have any problems.
> 
> 




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