FC13 PS2 Mouse/Keyboard stops working after a while
kens at kensnet.org
Tue Apr 5 22:00:32 UTC 2011
Joe Zeff wrote:
> On 04/05/2011 02:14 PM, Ken Smith wrote:
>> So maybe this is an issue
>> with X. I'm using the nVidia binary blob driver but the problem was
>> there with the nouveau driver.
> You need to understand that the nVidia driver has to be re-installed
> every time the kernel is updated. My advice is go here and follow the
> instructions for installing the Fedora version of the drivers:
> If you go the basic route with kmod-nvidia, the kmod will generally
> update at about the same time as the kernel; if not, don't try the new
> kernel until it does, generally within a day or so. If you use
> akmod-nvidia, it will build a new kmod on the fly at boot if needed.
> It does, however, need the appropriate kernel-devel package installed
> and for some reason, it's not properly listed as a dependency. I
> don't know why Leigh didn't mention that in his guide, but you only
> need to worry about it once, because that gets updated along with the
> kernel. Don't forget that once you've done the installation, you need
> to get into init 3 and uninstall the binary blob before rebooting into X.
Sorry my bad explanation - I'm using kmod-nvidia. But, as I said, the
problem pre existed my use of the nvidia driver.
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