Problems after install on amd64

Thomas Kaiser ubuntu at
Sun Mar 5 06:00:57 UTC 2006

Henti Smith wrote:
> David Teague(T-bird acct) wrote:
>> Henti Smith wrote:
>>> Hi there.
>>> I finally got my 64bit ubuntu version :)
>>> Unfortunately I've not gotten to work on it yet. I'm having some 
>>> major issues.
>>> X doesn't work .. no matter what resolution I try. I'm running an 
>>> nvidia 6600 GT I've tried with my 21 inch CRT as well as a 17 inch LG 
>>> LCD.
>>> It seems the resolution is out of sync. I've checked the xog file and 
>>> nothing seems out of place.
>>> I also cannot use my keyboard once X starts. so I cannot kill X to 
>>> debug.
>>> any suggestions ?
>>> Henti
>> Henti
>> I am about to build a system with an AMD 64 using an nVidia 6600 GT
>> with my 19 inch KDS monitor. I am interested in your experience in this.
>> Please post your system details (MoBo chipset, RAM, FSB speed, disks
>> and anything else that might help someone (smarter than I, it is to be
>> hoped) figure out what is happening to that system and how to fix it..
>> Warm Regards
>> David Teague
> ASUS A8V-E SE motherboard
> 1024 MB RAM (not sure what make) (gentoo worked fine on this system)
> 160G SATA Drive (for linux)
> Monitor I'm not sure .. it's branded as a Mecer H113 which I know is a 
> South African specific brand
> I'll have a look later on what the serial on the back brings up on 
> google ...
> I'll reinstall again and boot into single user mode and grab all the 
> relevant information I can find ..and send it as well.
> Cheers


I don't have problems running this setup with Ubuntu AMD64.

What information do you need?

Regards, Thomas


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