Originally Posted by AaronP
Thank you, zim2dive. I believe I've determined the problem, but please do one more thing to verify: Run "nvidia-settings -q BusRate".
I get a blank/null answer for BusRate. (but it knows it as a keyword b/c I don't get an error message) (as a sanity check I also did nvidia-settings -q gpus and I do get an answer for that)
EDIT: corrected text of sanity check question from BusRate to gpus (thanks apaige)