[pkg-nvidia-devel] Bug#476504: Bug#476504: Bug#476504: No way to compile NVIDIA with 2.6.25-2-686 kernel

Lennart Sorensen lsorense at csclub.uwaterloo.ca
Mon May 26 21:06:39 UTC 2008

On Mon, May 26, 2008 at 11:04:44PM +0200, mariodebian wrote:
> And brokes other things :(
> (II) NVIDIA(0): Initialized GPU GART.
> (WW) NVIDIA(0): Failed to determine power source of the system : Unable
> to
> (WW) NVIDIA(0):     find AC state file under /proc/acpi/ac_adapter/
> (WW) NVIDIA(0): Error: Unable to find DOS (Enable/Disable output
> switching)
> (WW) NVIDIA(0):     file path under /proc/acpi/video. NVIDIA X driver
> will not
> (WW) NVIDIA(0):     be able to respond to  display change hotkey events.
> (II) NVIDIA(0): Setting mode "nvidia-auto-select"
> (II) Loading extension NV-GLX
> (II) NVIDIA(0): NVIDIA 3D Acceleration Architecture Initialized
> (EE) NVIDIA(0): Need libwfb but wfbScreenInit not found
> Fatal server error:
> AddScreen/ScreenInit failed for driver 0
> In 169.12-2 someone has removed libnvidia-wfb.so and Xorg don't run.
> Using now 173.08 beta driver (debian packages), which give lower FPS
> than 169, but, works, :(

That's a diversion bug leftover from the previous version.  Only affects
8xxx cards, but still very annoying.

Removing nvidia-glx and installing it again should fix it, and I think
Randall has fixed it in the 169.12-3 version that he uploaded recently.

Len Sorensen

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