Reconfigure after changing Video Card

NoOp glgxg at
Mon Aug 2 00:38:26 UTC 2010

On 07/30/2010 06:55 PM, Ronald Artos wrote:
> I used to have an Nvidia Video Card.. but now it is broken and return to my
> old built-in  "[SiS] 661/741/760 PCI/AGP or 662/761Gx", I don't wish to
> reinstall everything again. But when I boot up, I always end up in a video
> reconfiguration screen in ubuntu, so i deleted  the /etc/X11/xorg.conf.
> It works but everytime I enter System -> Preferences -> Monitors.. it always
> prompts me the nvidia-config, and when I do glxinfo or glxgears, I get
> errors like I haven't configured my video correctly.
> How can I properly reconfigure everything after a change in video card??

Most likely because you still have the nVida/Compiz/CCM packages still
installed. Open Synaptic and search for nvidia and do a 'complete
remove' of those installed packages.

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