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Old 04-26-03, 07:29 AM   #1
dapase
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Post Can't start X

I install the newest drivers OK, and I edit the XF86Config file, but when I start X I get a message saying that "nvidia" is not a recognised driver.

I'm using Red Hat 7.0, and I'm using a GeForce 440.

I'm new to Linux, so I'm probably doing something really stupid. Any help would be appreciated.
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Old 04-26-03, 07:58 AM   #2
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Probably the nvidia-module are'nt loaded. Try as root:

lsmod | grep nvidia

This returns the nvidia-module name if it's loaded. If not try as root:

insmod nvidia

Then start x-windows.
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