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kazekg
03-22-04, 12:21 PM
The "nvidia" driver is not used.

After changing the XF86Config/Device/Driver from vesa->nvidia the X restarts/reprobes and reconfigures back to "vesa" driver.

Card: XFX nVIDIA GeForce FX5700 ULTRA
Nvidia driver: NVIDIA-Linux-X86-1.0-5336-pkg1.run
Distribution: RedHat 8.0, smp kernel
Video bios: ??.??.??.??
content of /proc/driver/nvidia/cards/0
{Model GeForce FX 5700 Ultra, IRQ: 16, Video BIOS: ??.??.??.??, Card Type: AGP}
Processor: dual processor AMD Athlon(TM) MP 2000+
Motherboard: Asus A7M266-D

saturnotaku
03-22-04, 12:23 PM
See the Linux forum, be the Linux forum...

http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=10030