[CentOS] C7 and NVIDIA driver

Thu Sep 20 18:03:57 UTC 2018
Yan Li <elliot.li.tech at gmail.com>

On 09/20/2018 10:51 AM, James Pearson wrote:
> What is more puzzling, is that we have probably over a thousand workstations running CentOS 7.5 with Nvidia cards using the proprietary driver and haven't seen any of the 'issues' listed - which are:
> *  Nvidia proprietary module doesn't work after upgrading to RHEL7.5
> *  No graphics after updating to RHEL7.5
> *  Desktop does not start after upgrading to RHEL7.5 with Nvidia graphics driver
> *  Black screen after installing Nvidia proprietary graphics module in RHEL7.5
> We're using gdm which launches Mate

I am using the latest CentOS 7.5 gdm/GNOME with 390.30-2.el7 driver from 
cuda repo. Haven't seen any problem either. Chip is Quadro M2000M.

Yan Li