Originally Posted by Licaon
Yes. With the 302.07 driver, the delay between login and freezing is maybe a bit longer. I was able to run glxgears, which reported an extremely poor performance (even if that is irrelevant at this stage).
All drivers newer than 270.41.19 freeze this laptop in all Linux distros and with all kernel and xorg-server versions.
The problem with 270.41.19 is two-fold:
1. It cannot be installed with kernels of the 3.x series.
2. It is not compatible with xorg-server 1.11 (and above, I guess).