latest kernel update (7.04)
jdangler at terremark.com
Wed Sep 26 03:04:14 UTC 2007
On Tue, 2007-09-25 at 22:09 -0400, debian wrote:
> James Takac wrote:
> > On Wednesday 26 September 2007 04:45:09 Vincent Trouilliez wrote:
> >> On Tue, 25 Sep 2007 15:45:28 +0100
> >> R Kimber <rkimber at ntlworld.com> wrote:
> >>> Why does the latest kernel update for 2.6.20-16-generic not work
> >>> with linux-restricted-modules-126.96.36.199-generic? My nvidia driver
> >>> ceased to work.
> >>> This does not normally happen with kernel security updates.
> > Hi
> > I noticed much the same yesterday on my other laptop. After an
> update no more
> > nvidia display. So out of curiousity I reinstalled the driver, had
> > updates come through, and all is fine again for now
> > James
> note that it is best to reinstall the driver, especially if you use
> apt-get dist-upgrade to upgrade your version of linux.
> i had a similar thing happen to me where i updated my ubuntu, and my
> video drivers ceased to work aswell, so i just reinstalled the video
> drivers and boom, it worked again!
> You should try reinstalling them
Any modules compiled and installed after the kernel will need to be
recompiled when a new kernel slot is installed... I've run into that
more times than I care to count...
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