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by lleb
Mon Oct 13, 2008 23:04
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm
Replies: 34
Views: 4939

Re: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm

during the install of nvidia-drivers he should of been unable to install em as a error would of came out saying that there is a version mismatch. I don't recall reading about a crash during install, but I may have missed that part. There is a new nvidia drive in portage now also. I thought about me...
by lleb
Sun Oct 12, 2008 19:54
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm
Replies: 34
Views: 4939

Re: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm

what version is your nvidia driver that you have installed? It should be: equo install x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers-173.14.12-r10#2.6.26-sabayon you don't need to recompile the kernel lspci eselect kernel list eselect opengl list question for you. i did a equo install nvidia and it came up with the f...
by lleb
Fri Oct 10, 2008 22:16
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm
Replies: 34
Views: 4939

Re: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm

looks like the exact same situation i had. with my limited knowledge on both linux and even less with the workings of gentoo/sabayon i have to say equo is not compiling the driver against the kernel and thus failing to build the kernel portion of the driver thus the failure we are seeing. my fix, ye...
by lleb
Thu Oct 09, 2008 20:01
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm
Replies: 34
Views: 4939

Re: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm

wolf, of the steps above i took, did i miss something to using equo to update my video drivers?
by lleb
Wed Oct 08, 2008 22:29
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm
Replies: 34
Views: 4939

Re: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm

i was set to the wrong opengl settings, but that was not my problem. n the end i had to use the .run from nvidia directly. equo, the package manager for sabayon failed horridly at dealing with the kernal portion of the driver install. once i installed via ./sh NVI....run and rebooted, it is working...
by lleb
Wed Oct 08, 2008 6:50
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm
Replies: 34
Views: 4939

Re: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm

i would hope not on an 8800GTX card.
by lleb
Tue Oct 07, 2008 19:11
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm
Replies: 34
Views: 4939

Re: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm

i was set to the wrong opengl settings, but that was not my problem. n the end i had to use the .run from nvidia directly. equo, the package manager for sabayon failed horridly at dealing with the kernal portion of the driver install. once i installed via ./sh NVI....run and rebooted, it is working ...
by lleb
Tue Oct 07, 2008 18:32
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm
Replies: 34
Views: 4939

Re: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm

thank you, trying that now.
by lleb
Tue Oct 07, 2008 3:42
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm
Replies: 34
Views: 4939

Re: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm

both my xorg.conf and Xorg.0.log are located at the following URL

http://www.ssma.us/sabayon/

i hope that helps you help me.
by lleb
Mon Oct 06, 2008 23:59
Forum: 3D Desktops and Window Managers
Topic: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm
Replies: 34
Views: 4939

Re: equo install nvidida-drivers killed gdm

wolfden wrote:
lleb wrote:
nopaste /path/to/file will provide a URL even if no GUI present?
of course
very nice to know. if i am awake after classes tonight, ill try that out and post the X11 logs, if i can find them. no clue of their exact location, but ill dig around for them.

wolf you are great.