New nVidia Driver vd rivafb kernel module

Mike Fedyk mfedyk at
Wed Jun 30 22:15:52 UTC 2004

Greg Swallow wrote:

> During installation of the new 4kstacks compatible nvidia driver, am
> informed it will not operate correctly with the kernel module rivafb
> loaded/active. Tried modprobe -r rivafb to remove, but still have
> garbage cursor.

You need to reboot without the module loaded.

Module unloading is now unsupported for the most part in 2.6 kernels.

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