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by SaturnsChoice
Thu Sep 20, 2007 6:21
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MSI (NVidia) NX8600GT
Replies: 3
Views: 974

Re: MSI (NVidia) NX8600GT

I'm having some trouble with my MSI NVidia 8600GTS 256 HDMI card. I'm able to boot from the LiveCD, but if I just let it run it gets to the desktop acceleration configuration and bricks regardless of the option chosen. However, if I press f5 and simply type in "noaccelmanager" (after the -- of cours...
by SaturnsChoice
Wed Sep 19, 2007 6:26
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: Confused Neophyte - Help!!! {2nd display and 3d booting}
Replies: 4
Views: 1175

Re: Confused Neophyte - Help!!!

I was finally able to get into the LiveCD Sabayon... I did "nodcc res 1024x768 refresh=60 opengl=nvidia." I was also able to do desktop acceleration. It will still take me a while to get used to everything and understand it all, but so far so good. I have a few more questions now... How do I use che...
by SaturnsChoice
Wed Sep 19, 2007 4:34
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: Confused Neophyte - Help!!! {2nd display and 3d booting}
Replies: 4
Views: 1175

Re: Confused Neophyte - Help!!!

I've tried doing the acpi=no doapm command that I saw on another thread. I can't get my installed version to get passed the first loading bar... it just goes to a black screen. If I run Sabayon from the LiveCD, I can get to the desktop acceleration page. Whatever choice I make at that point bricks t...
by SaturnsChoice
Tue Sep 18, 2007 6:06
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: Confused Neophyte - Help!!! {2nd display and 3d booting}
Replies: 4
Views: 1175

Confused Neophyte - Help!!! {2nd display and 3d booting}

I am brand new to Sabayon, and Linux in general... I just purchased a new PC (asus M2N-MX, AMD 64x2 6000+. 4g 800mhz DDR2 RAM, Geforce 8600gts), it has Vista installed.... which is HORRIBLE! I purchased a few live CDs and decided to install the latest Sabayon. Everything seemed to install properly, ...