Originally Posted by skitchin
Was anyone able to get nvidia driver to work with inspiron 8600? Mine seems to lock up whenever I tried to start X-windows. I'm using FreeBSD 5.3 and nvidia driver 6113 is causing problems. I'm currently using the default nv driver in xorg.conf for now until this problem is solved.
Try the 4365 drivers - I can't get the 6113 drivers to work on my Inspiron either
either I get a hard lockup, or spontaneous reboot..