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Old 02-09-07, 06:35 PM   #1
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Default nvidia freezes at black screen

i downloaded 1.0-9746 run file and installed it no errors came up. had installer modify xorg.conf file. then restarted to shell. when i started /etc/init.d/gdm computer went to black screen and froze only option is to restart.
no xorg.0.log file is created
here is nvidia-installer log
will post nvidia-bug-report but log shows nv is the module loaded. nvidia module was loaded at the time of the black screen
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Old 02-09-07, 06:50 PM   #2
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Default Re: nvidia freezes at black screen

As you noted this bug report shows that X is using the nv X driver, not the nvidia X driver. You'll need to attach a bug report that captures the problem with the nvidia X driver.

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Old 02-09-07, 07:30 PM   #3
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how do i get a nvidia-bug-report log to show nvidia insted of nv if i can't do anything after i start gdm
the one i posted was done after restart
compuer is set to boot to shell
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Old 02-09-07, 08:35 PM   #4
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Have you verified that you're using the latest motherboard BIOS?
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Old 02-09-07, 11:49 PM   #5
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bios is up to date now but it did not work. I tried reinstalling after bios was up dated. Did not fix the problem .
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