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Old 08-11-06, 11:25 AM   #1
TomeuKely
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Question Instalation error SUSE 10.1, nvidia GeForece 440 Go

Hello

I have recently instaled SUSE 10.1 (I am new in linux) and know I was trying to update the grafics driver.

so I downloaded this package "NVIDIA-Linux-x86-1.0-8762-pkg1.run", I have followed the instruccions but something wrong.

( http://www.suse.de/~sndirsch/nvidia-...r-HOWTO.html#3 )

there are two-ways instalation

first way

when I try to do via YAST, when I try to download the "nvidia-gfx-kmp-smp" there is a problem with unresolved dependences, so I cannot install.

second way
when i try to install using this instruction "sh NVIDIA-Linux-x86-1.0-8762-pkg1.run -q", an text-style box appears and it tell me that a X-sever is running and I have to stop it to install... I don't know how to do that...

the error log is this :

nvidia-installer log file '/var/log/nvidia-installer.log'
creation time: Fri Aug 11 18:20:50 2006

option status:
license pre-accepted : false
update : false
force update : false
expert : false
uninstall : false
driver info : false
no precompiled interface: false
no ncurses color : false
query latest driver ver : false
OpenGL header files : true
no questions : true
silent : false
no backup : false
kernel module only : false
sanity : false
add this kernel : false
no runlevel check : false
no network : false
no ABI note : false
no RPMs : false
force tls : (not specified)
force compat32 tls : (not specified)
X install prefix : /usr/X11R6
OpenGL install prefix : /usr
compat32 install prefix : (not specified)
installer install prefix: /usr
utility install prefix : /usr
kernel name : (not specified)
kernel include path : (not specified)
kernel source path : (not specified)
kernel output path : (not specified)
kernel install path : (not specified)
proc mount point : /proc
ui : (not specified)
tmpdir : /tmp
ftp mirror : ftp://download.nvidia.com
RPM file list : (not specified)

Using: nvidia-installer ncurses user interface
-> The file '/tmp/.X0-lock' exists... an X server appears to be running
ERROR: You appear to be running an X server; please exit X before installing.
For further details, please see the section INSTALLING THE NVIDIA DRIVER
in the README available on the Linux driver download page at
www.nvidia.com.


Thanks for your time
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Old 08-11-06, 03:02 PM   #2
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Default Re: Instalation error SUSE 10.1, nvidia GeForece 440 Go

I have found the problem.

first open a console, and execute "init 3" this will shut down the X.server, then move to the directory which contains the nvidia packet and execute it.

restart linux and it will work, although it has worked for me.

see you !
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