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Old 10-27-07, 11:43 PM   #1
bugchong
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Default Ubuntu Gutsy amd64 with 8500GT = black screen

After installing the nvidia driver 100.14.19, when X starts up the LCD monitor goes into standby mode and the machine is dead (ctrl-alt-del works sometimes). I've tried using the nvidia installer, the Restricted Driver Manager, and envy, all with the same results. Running under vesa at 640x480 works.

I've looked at http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=99456 and http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=99693, but I don't have the same issue with older drivers being loaded or the "PCI: Failed to allocate mem resource" problem.

Any ideas?

Thanks,
Gad

Other info:
OS: Ubuntu Gutsy amd64, kernel 2.6.22-14-generic
Video: ASUS EN8500GT
Mobo: ASUS M2N-E SLI (nForce 500 chipset)
CPU: AMD 64 5200+
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File Type: log nvidia-bug-report.log (142.9 KB, 149 views)
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