Maverick Alpha3 +nvidia-96 +updates
g.lip at gmx.com
Fri Aug 13 03:32:12 UTC 2010
On Friday 13,August,2010 08:39 AM, NoOp wrote:
> Doesn't work (for me). Only gets to a terminal login.
> Same as before:
> 'Failed to load /usr/lib/xorg/extra-modules/nvidia_drv.so'
> But thanks for the suggestion anyway.
NoOb, there is a message in the Lubuntu mailing list where the writer
(Lane Lester) had some luck, I post this and hope this may help.
> On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 10:07 PM, Goh Lip <g.lip at gmx.com> wrote:
> I think, but I am not quite sure, startx for lxde is "startlxde"
> Well, I didn't get a chance to find out.
> I did another apt-get update/upgrade, like I did yesterday, and this time I also ran:
> aptitude remove nvidia-current (after installing aptitude)
> It removed 80-something files, including openoffice, linux-headers, fonts, etc. I thought I was going to end up with a dead install.
> But no, the normal boot went normally! I'm composing this email in Lubuntu.
> With no /etc/X11/xorg.conf, I don't know what driver is working. Is there a way to tell?
> I don't play any games, so I don't know if there's an advantage to my running nvidia-current or not.
Hope you have better luck with this (remove nvidia-current); my Lubuntu
is okay so far.
Regards - Goh Lip
ps: many thanks to Lane. (gpl v2 licenced) :)
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