Finally, a working nouveau driver

Jonathan Kamens jik at
Tue Jan 26 11:40:41 UTC 2010

On 01/25/2010 10:25 PM, Jim wrote:
> Lucky you,  I have had the worst nightmare I have ever had with a Fedora
> 12 install.
> I have a HP Pavilion Slimline S7700N  with a GeForce 6150 LE , With
> Nouveau  driver I'm having problems of Mouse just disappearing and I
> have to restart the computer to get it back.
> So I installed the Nvidia driver and now the mouse doesn't disappear any
> more.
I had exactly the same problem with my GeForce 8400 GS, and I solved it 
the same way -- the mouse stopped disappearing when I switched to the 
nvidia driver.

Unfortunately, although I'm not certain, I believe the nvidia driver 
doesn't support xrandr, so it's not all positive.


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