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Old 08-04-02, 09:26 AM   #1
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Default RH7.3 and nForce - can't find the module

I've torn my hair out over this one - I've followed the nVidia instructions (using the tarball) to the letter, and when I start X (either with startx or xinit) I get:

(I have K7N420 Pro motherboard, with the nForce chipset)

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(II) Loading extension DPMS
(II) Loading extension FontCache
(II) Loading extension TOG-CUP
(II) Loading extension Extended-Visual-Information
(II) Loading extension XVideo
(II) Loading extension XVideo-MotionCompensation
(II) LoadModule: "v4l"
(II) Loading /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/drivers/linux/v4l_drv.o
(II) Module v4l: vendor="The XFree86 Project"
compiled for 4.2.0, module version = 0.0.1
ABI class: XFree86 Video Driver, version 0.5
(II) LoadModule: "nvidia"
(WW) Warning, couldn't open module nvidia
(II) UnloadModule: "nvidia"
(EE) Failed to load module "nvidia" (module does not exist, 0)
(II) LoadModule: "mouse"
(II) Loading /usr/X11R6/lib/modules/input/mouse_drv.o
(II) Module mouse: vendor="The XFree86 Project"
compiled for 4.2.0, module version = 1.0.0
Module class: XFree86 XInput Driver
ABI class: XFree86 XInput driver, version 0.3
(II) v4l driver for Video4Linux
(II) Primary Device is: PCI 02:00:0
(EE) No devices detected.

Fatal server error:
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I've tried aliasing it in modules.conf, tried using "NVdriver" as the module string (as that is what the actual binary is named) and no luck.

What am I missing?

Thanks in advance for any insight - it is greatly appreciated!
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