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Old 12-30-02, 01:38 PM   #1
mog78
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Default I think I got it to work. Please read. :)

It was weird. I tried installing from source and from RPM. I have RH 8.0. Each time though when I started X, it would crash right away giving me a Signal 11 error. Today I went into GNOME's display (in system settings)...I changed my resolution and also made sure nvidia was selected as the driver my video card was using. Well when I logged out and went back to X, I got the nvidia logo when X started. Also, when I 'lsmod', I see the nvidia kernel as a module. So....Is it working now?? I'm not sure of a way to test it.

That may also be a tip for those of you having problems and are using Red Hat 8.0 (Or Gnome 2.0). Make sure the driver is selected in the display settings in GNOME.
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Old 12-31-02, 02:40 AM   #2
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Yep. That means it's working now. I downloaded the 1491 and it complete messed things up. I'm looking for older drivers that are more stable.
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