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Old 01-17-11, 04:44 PM   #38
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Default Re: Bug Report: Hard crash (freeze) with nVidia GTX 460

Originally Posted by elvanor View Post
*all* 460 GPUs; what I mean is that is not related to a particular, faulty, card.
No definetly not. I have a gtx 460 (Gigabyte 1 GB OC), and I am using it a lot playing wow under wine, in linux. I also use kde with a lot of desktop effects activated. I have yet to see a freeze in X.

I am using a Gentoo (so it's not Gentoo related) and a recent self built 2.6.37, arch is an amd64.

It may be a hardware incompatibility or even a other defective part, which would explain why the symptom is still there after a card replacement. I really recommend running the usual stress tests to make sure it isn't a hardware error.
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