Originally Posted by MGE
I would post the nvidia installer log file, but I don't know much about file permissions under Linux, and every time I try to copy it, it's still a root owned file.
Kind of embarrassing, but I've never had to swap file ownership before
Hmm, nvidia-installer.log should be _readable_ for everyone... (normally)
Here's a (brief) Introduction for Linux`s File security:
Linux's Access rights
(the best thing I've found so far)!
(or read the man-pages)
OR: (short version)
(open a console as root and
chmod a+r nvidia-installer.log
now, it should be readable!