[pkg-nvidia-devel] Bug#583312: possible fix

Petter Reinholdtsen pere at hungry.com
Thu May 27 14:31:50 UTC 2010

[Russ Allbery]
> If you're experiencing a variant of #521699, then the problem is
> that the timeout in KDM is too fast.  You need to tell KDM to wait
> longer; it takes the NVIDIA driver longer to initialize the card
> than it's willing to wait for.  I suspect that the only thing that
> parallel booting is doing is starting kdm sooner and hence giving
> the NVIDIA module even less time to initialize the hardware.

What is loading the nvidia driver?  When is it done?  If it is done by
some init.d script, the init.d script should not exit until the
initialization is done to make sure those scripts depending on it will

Happy hacking,
Petter Reinholdtsen

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