Re: 180.22 kernel module cannot be loaded (X cannot start) Quadro FX2700M
Did you ever resolve this issue? I'm having the same issue using the OpenSuSE 11.1 RPMs provided by Nvidia.
NVRM: failed to unregister from the ACPI subsystem!
NVRM: The NVIDIA probe routine was not called for 1 device(s).
NVRM: This can occur when a driver such as rivafb, nvidiafb or
NVRM: rivatv was loaded and obtained ownership of the NVIDIA