Go Back   nV News Forums > Linux Support Forums > General Linux

Newegg Daily Deals

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-19-04, 08:22 AM   #1
stefan_parpart
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 4
Default nForce Board and Suse 9.0?

Unfortunatelly I updated to Suse 9.0 and now everythings that comes with my nForce Mainboard doesn't work anymore. Downloaded the actual driver "NVIDIA_nforce-1.0-0261.suse90.i" and installed it with rpm -Uhv as decribed in the readme. No network, no sound and no graphics. Whenever I start sax2 I get a black screen.
Right after the installation I had a working X-Server but the wrong monitor. Then I changed the monitor from Vesa to the actual Modell from Sony. After that, there was only darkness. I started sax2 with all possible flags like -q and -l, yast doesn't work because it ist using also sax2.
Not to speak of the missing NIC and Sound Card.
What can I do?
stefan_parpart is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-21-04, 07:38 AM   #2
stefan_parpart
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 4
Question No nForce-User?

Seems that there's no nForce User, that could help me with my problem. Only question left is: Where should I find help if not here on Nvidias' Homepage? Still can't get rid of my damaged SaX Settings, would like to renew this without reinstalling the complete system.
Does anyone know wether I could also use the 1.0-0269-Version for AMD 64, although I don't have a 64machine?
Help would be greatly appreciated.

Best regards,

Stefan Parpart
stefan_parpart is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-21-04, 11:06 PM   #3
serialdave
seldom posts
 
serialdave's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: East Coast
Posts: 97
Default

I am a Mandrake user so I don't know if I can help or not but........

Make shure you have the correct kernel source for your running kernel installed. Then download the nforce source rpm and follow the install instructions on nvidias site.

As far as the blackness have you tried to edit your xconfig file and set it back to where it was before you changed monitor types?
__________________
There are seldom technogical answeres for behavioral problems.
serialdave is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:46 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 1998 - 2014, nV News.