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Re: New Graphics Card--X won't load kernel module



On 9/8/06, Jeff Vian <jvian10 charter net> wrote:
On Fri, 2006-09-08 at 20:09 -0400, Dylan Semler wrote:
> I just upgraded my graphics card.  At the same time I decided to
> re-install all of the nvidia drivers I have and switch from the atrpms
> versions to the livna ones.  Upon trying to boot X, I get the
> follwoing error (among others):
>
> FATAL: Module nvidia_1_0_8756 not found
>
> It seems like it's trying to load the old kernel module (the atrms
> one).  I've got the livna driver and kernel module installed:
>
> rpm -qa | grep nvidia
> nvidia-glx-1.0.8762-1.lvn4
> kernel-module-nvidia-2.6.17-1.2142_FC4-1.0.8762-1.lvn4
>
> I have specified to use the "nvidia" driver in xorg.conf
>
Did you do an rpm uninstall of the old atrpms driver then a new install
of the livna driver?

I used yum, got rid of them all, rebooted, used yum no install the nvidia ones, rebooted, and now I get this error.  I suppose I could try to go back and use the atrpm ones again.

Cheers,
Dylan


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