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Old 12-29-06, 04:19 PM   #1
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Default Removing nVidia drivers

I'm having a problem with the nvidia drivers in linux. I've had to remove my FX5200 as my PC kept crashing with it in. However, when I attempt to boot linux I now find that kdm will only show a black screen, so I can only use a terminal to do stuff. Putting the card back in brings things back to normal, but the PC crashes very often.

I don't seem to be able to find any advice on the forums for how to remove the kernel modules (which I assume is what I have to do to run from my onboard graphics card), can anyone tell me what to do?

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Old 12-29-06, 04:29 PM   #2
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Default Re: Removing nVidia drivers

init 3
modprobe nvidia
sh /path/to/nvidia-1.0-XXXX.pkg1.run --uninstall
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Old 12-30-06, 01:12 PM   #3
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Default Re: Removing nVidia drivers

You can also use "nvidia-installer --uninstall" if you no longer have the .run file.
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