unable to use nv and NVIDIA GeForce 8400M with gentoo and xorg 7.2 , xorg-server 1.
frank.munsche at gmx.net
Mon Nov 5 13:19:33 PST 2007
yes, you're right. I' ve just discovered the sites 5 minutes ago -)
Thank you for reminding me of the modular X.
I've upgraded to x11-drivers/xf86-video-nv 2.1.5 as you mentioned.
(II) NV(0): Output LVDS connected
X is now working properly with nv.
Thank you very much!
On Monday 05 November 2007, Aaron Plattner wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 05, 2007 at 09:50:08PM +0100, Frank Munsche wrote:
> > Hi Aaron, Bryce
> > i've just reconized at your pages that there are some bugfixes of the nv
> > driver 5 minutes ago:
> 5 minutes ago? The last change was 2 days ago and the last *real* change
> was 3 weeks ago.
> > http://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/driver/xf86-video-nv/tree/src/g80_sor.c?
> > https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xserver-xorg-video-nv/
> > I'll give gentoo's x11-base/xorg-server 188.8.131.52-r2 a try ...
> X is modular now, so you'll need to install
> >=x11-drivers/xf86-video-nv-2.1.5 (masked as ~arch last time I checked).
> -- Aaron
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