[Bug 585930] Re: kdm starts before nvidia driver is fully loaded

Rolf Bensch rolf at fam-bensch.de
Mon Sep 6 16:06:08 UTC 2010

This is a duplicate of bug #459639.

Robert, your comment #9 shows the main problem. vga16 and nvidia use the
same frame buffer device /dev/fb0 during boot up (see:

With this the start conditions in kdm.conf for the graphics device
doesn't work if nvidia kernel driver isn't loaded or is still loading.

This problem does not only affect nvidia kernel drivers. I think this is
an essential problem of startup.

kdm starts before nvidia driver is fully loaded
You received this bug notification because you are a member of Kubuntu
Bugs, which is subscribed to kdebase-workspace in ubuntu.

More information about the kubuntu-bugs mailing list