[pkg-nvidia-devel] Bug#462139: nvidia-kernel-source: monitor EDID stopped working

Andreas Beckmann debian at abeckmann.de
Sat May 15 16:20:34 UTC 2010

On Tuesday, 22. January 2008 19:33:25 Elias Pschernig wrote:
> Package: nvidia-kernel-source
> Version: 169.07-2

> After upgrading, I get the follow in Xorg.log:
> (WW) NVIDIA(GPU-0): Unable to read EDID for display device CRT-1
> Which somehow causes X11 to run in a 640x480 mode making it completely
> unusable. Likely the real bug is how X11 chooses 640x480 as fallback, but
> still, the cause apparently is this EDID thing whatever it is.

> -- System Information:
> Debian Release: lenny/sid
>   APT prefers unstable
>   APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
> Kernel: Linux 2.6.23-2008-01-21 (SMP w/2 CPU cores; PREEMPT)

Please test if this is working again in the current driver version, 
195.36.24-1 entered testing yesterday.


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