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Nvidia won't start [Solved]

Posted: Sat Apr 16, 2016 10:23
by woody3883
A client of my which uses Sabayon has a problem with his nvidia card.
The screen stays black. No access to the gui.
I have to use the xorg driver to gain access. This slows the computer down.
It happened after the update some two weeks ago and after the command equo --purge.
The solutions given on this forum didn't work.
I tried different drivers with no result.
Anyone an idea whats gone wrong??


Re: Nvidia won't start

Posted: Tue Apr 19, 2016 9:02
by wolfden
Hard to say without some log information

What video card? What was the solution give that didn't work?

Re: Nvidia won't start (Solved)

Posted: Tue Apr 19, 2016 14:05
by woody3883
I'm feeling a bit stupid. I don't know how it was possible, but sddm was in one way or an other kickt out off the video group. This happened after an update. I should have checked it earlier but I didn't. Cost me a lot of time to solve this simple problem.
Thanks Wolfden for you reply but this problem is solved.