[CentOS] nouveau driver one centos 6

Ljubomir Ljubojevic office at plnet.rs
Fri Jul 22 22:42:37 UTC 2011

CS wrote:
> Hi, Jerry
> Try appending 'rdblacklist=nouveau' to the kernel line in grub.conf (and 
> keep the blackist in modules.conf)
> - install CentOS and reboot as usual
> - preempt booting at the grub menu and append 'rdblacklist=nouveau 3' to 
> the kernel line to disable nouveau and start up in init 3
> - install the Nvidia binary driver.  Optionally, do a yum upgrade, 
> reboot back to init 3 and build the driver on the latest kernel
> - edit grub.conf and remove the '3' and reboot again
> Nouveau will now stop loading and use your nvidia driver
> cheers,
> - cal

Please do not top post.

There is no need to compile nvidia binary drivery. There is nVidia 
driver rpm in ElRepo  repository.


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