GeForce 6100 and Ubuntu 14.04 issues
drac.noc at gmail.com
Mon Dec 7 23:25:27 UTC 2015
Nvidia 6100 runs on the old legacy 96.xx drivers, which I believe were
dropped after 12.04 and were troublesome even then on that LTS.
Sorry to say, I think any support whether from nVidia or Nouveau for
that chipset is long gone.
On Mon, 7 Dec 2015 23:10:30 +0000
Bruno Mendoza <brunomendoza at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I tried to install Ubuntu 14.04 in my old desktop pc unsuccessfully.
> This desktop pc has a K8NF4G-SATA2 motherboard. This motherboard has
> a GeForce 6100 northbridge chipset (integrated video device) and I
> think that this component isn’t fully compatible with Ubuntu.
> I could install Ubuntu in the system not without issues. I supposed
> that blinking screen during installation was by nouveau drivers so,
> after os installation and using a terminal, I installed nvidia
> proprietary drivers with “ubuntu-drivers” command.
> I can’t see anything. After login I only get a blank screen.
> I read it is possible that it was a problem with Unity desktop
> Can you help me to solve this problem?
> boing boing boing
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> Bruno Mendoza Guedes
> brunomendoza at gmail dot com
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