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Old 09-15-04, 09:21 PM   #1
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Default Problem with the Nvidia drivers and xorg

I have an AMD64 3200 with a Geoforce 5950 with the latest drivers, kernel 2.6.3, gentoo and xorg 6.8

After I updated and started X I get this output

(II) Setting vga for screen 0.
(II) Loading sub module "vgahw"
(II) LoadModule: "vgahw"
(II) Loading /usr/X11R6/lib64/modules/libvgahw.a
(II) Module vgahw: vendor="X.Org Foundation"
compiled for 6.8.0, module version = 0.1.0
ABI class: X.Org Video Driver, version 0.7
(**) NVIDIA(0): Depth 24, (--) framebuffer bpp 32
(==) NVIDIA(0): RGB weight 888
(==) NVIDIA(0): Default visual is TrueColor
(==) NVIDIA(0): Using gamma correction (1.0, 1.0, 1.0)
(--) NVIDIA(0): Linear framebuffer at 0xE8000000
(--) NVIDIA(0): MMIO registers at 0xF1000000
(EE) NVIDIA(0): Failed to determine if system is mobile
(II) UnloadModule: "nvidia"
(II) UnloadModule: "vgahw"
(II) Unloading /usr/X11R6/lib64/modules/libvgahw.a
(EE) Screen(s) found, but none have a usable configuration.

Fatal server error:
no screens found

Please consult the The X.Org Foundation support
at http://wiki.X.Org
for help.
Please also check the log file at "/var/log/Xorg.0.log" for additional information.

the xorg.conf file

Section "Module"

SubSection "extmod"

Load "type1"
Load "speedo"

Load "glx"


Section "Files"

RgbPath "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/rgb"
FontPath "/usr/share/fonts/local/"
FontPath "/usr/share/fonts/misc/"
FontPath "/usr/share/fonts/75dpi/:unscaled"
FontPath "/usr/share/fonts/100dpi/:unscaled"
FontPath "/usr/share/fonts/Speedo/"
FontPath "/usr/share/fonts/Type1/"
FontPath "/usr/share/fonts/75dpi/"
FontPath "/usr/share/fonts/100dpi/"


Section "ServerFlags"


Section "InputDevice"

Identifier "Keyboard1"
Driver "Keyboard"
Option "AutoRepeat" "500 30"
Option "XkbRules" "xfree86"
Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
Option "XkbLayout" "us"
Option "XkbOptions" "grp:ctrl_shift_toggle,lv3:rwin_switch,ctrl:ctrl_a a,caps:shift_nocancel,altwin:menu"


Section "InputDevice"

Identifier "mouse1"
Driver "mouse"
Option "Protocol" "ExplorerPS/2"
Option "Device" "/dev/input/mice"
Option "ZAxisMapping" "6 7"
Option "buttons" "7"
Option "Resolution" "800"


Section "Monitor"

Identifier "Samsung"
HorizSync 96
VertRefresh 160

Section "Device"
Identifier "GeoforceFX"
Driver "nvidia"

Section "Screen"
Identifier "Screen 1"
Device "GeoforceFX"
Monitor "Samsung"
DefaultDepth 24

Subsection "Display"
Depth 8
Modes "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
ViewPort 0 0
Subsection "Display"
Depth 16
Modes "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
ViewPort 0 0
Subsection "Display"
Depth 24
Modes "1024x768" "1920x1440"
ViewPort 0 0

Section "ServerLayout"

Identifier "Simple Layout"

Screen "Screen 1"

InputDevice "Mouse1" "CorePointer"
InputDevice "Keyboard1" "CoreKeyboard"

thanks in advanced
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Old 09-16-04, 04:00 AM   #2
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Default Re: Problem with the Nvidia drivers and xorg

You should change the "Keyboard" device to "kbd".


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