My Fedora 15 beta experiences so far

Gerald Henriksen ghenriks at
Fri May 13 19:48:16 UTC 2011

On Fri, 13 May 2011 10:55:13 -0700 (PDT), you wrote:

>Another thing... I cannot find a way to disable the Nouveau kernel module.
>I have tried all the methods that worked before (rdblacklist and the
>modules blacklist.) Nothing seems to work. I am going to have to rebuild
>the kernel rpm. Why is this more difficult?

I haven't had any problems using the nviida driver through rpmfusion,
but I haven't installed in quite a while.

Sounds like you have run into what is described here:

Perhaps grab a different f15 kernel from koji and install it and see
if that works as suggested in that thread.

>Hopefully I will be able to make this thing work.  I may have to go to KDE
>for a bit until the Gnome developers finish writing it. (How long that
>will take, I have no idea...)

They don't care about the issues you wrote about.  With Gnome 3 you
have to learn their new way of doing things or switch to a different

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