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Old 04-14-12, 03:58 PM   #1
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Default Solved 295.40 Does not Work Had to downgrade to 295.33

Nvidia 295.40 driver Fails for everything I have worked on in the past 2 days ! !.. So far I have had to downgrade 5 machines . 3 - 6200 pci , 1 - 6600GT agp, 1 - 8500gt pcie . All 5 work perfectly fine with 295.33 . (Yes) , I know about the security concerns that caused the packagers to Rev or patch the driver . Nvidia Bug Time ....
Things that do Not work with 295.40
Assusltcube
XBMC (a must have)
Wine
Virtualbox (need for work)

I have tried to use Nouveau several times the last couple of years (and lets just say) I Have to use 295.33 . https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=139553 https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=139535 http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?tid=128705 .

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Old 04-14-12, 04:52 PM   #2
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Default Re: 295.40 Does not Work Had to downgrade to 295.33

Please read If you have a problem, PLEASE read this first. It appears you just copied your message from the Arch Linux forum, but we need more information.
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Old 04-15-12, 01:57 AM   #3
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Default Re: 295.40 Does not Work Had to downgrade to 295.33

These cards aren't affected by the security problem as they don't have cuda/vdpau.

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3 - 6200 pci , 1 - 6600GT agp
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Old 04-18-12, 07:36 AM   #4
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Default Re: 295.40 Does not Work Had to downgrade to 295.33

NVIDIA internal Bug Id 970244 to track this issue.
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Old 05-03-12, 02:38 PM   #5
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Default Re: 295.40 Does not Work Had to downgrade to 295.33

This problem has been solved after upgrading to 295.49
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