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Old 01-03-06, 12:18 PM   #13
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Default Re: 1.0-8178_problems_with_X

Originally Posted by soze
What matters is that you've removed the linux-restricted-modules and nvidia-glx, this is the key.
Either use synaptic(i think it was Kynaptic in KDE) or in the terminal/Konsole type this command: sudo apt-get --purge remove nvidia-glx linux-restricted-modules-`uname -r`..

nvidia-glx wasn't installed on my system - nothing to remove

sudo apt-get --purge remove linux-restricted-modules-2.6.12-10-smp - worked OK

X is starting automatically with 8178 driver in use.

thanks again soze
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