[Fedora] Re: Nvidia sucks, sucks, sucks !
lux at diesel-research.com
Fri Nov 10 16:52:18 UTC 2006
On Thu, 2006-11-09 at 22:36 -0600, Jonathan Berry wrote:
> > > At what point was the old driver "killed"?
> > >From var/log/nvidia-installer.log
> > -> There appears to already be a driver installed on your system
> > (version: 1.0-
> > 8776). As part of installing this driver (version: 1.0-9629),
> > existing
> > driver will be uninstalled. Are you sure you want to continue?
> > will a
> > bort installation) (Answer: Yes)
> In other words, when you installed the new driver. This is different
> from the kernel update. Installing the new kernel did not kill the
> driver, as you purport. Installing the new driver did.
To clarify, the new kernel killed the old driver BEFORE I attempted to
install the new driver. If the old driver would have worked with the
old kernel, I wouldn't have had anything to complain about.
Kim Lux, Diesel Research Inc.
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