Bug#735424: Only blank screen after system-upgrade from wheezy to jessie
anbe at debian.org
Wed Jan 15 11:27:49 UTC 2014
On 2014-01-15 11:01, Karsten Malcher wrote:
> Package: nvidia-driver
> Version: 319.76-1
> Severity: important
> again i tried to upgrade from a perfect running installation of Debian
> wheezy to jessie.
That should be supported :-)
> This installation has been upgraded more than one time and in the
> history there might be the usage of original nvidia packages.
I have put a lot of effort into cleaning up the mess created by having
used the nvidia *.run installer in the past, but I may have missed some
> lspci shows:
> 02:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GF108 [GeForce GT
> 430] (rev a1)
> $ dmesg | grep -i nvidia
> [ 3.940182] nvidia: module license 'NVIDIA' taints kernel.
> [ 4.048578] nvidia 0000:02:00.0: PCI INT A -> GSI 18 (level, low) ->
> IRQ 18
> [ 4.057144] nvidia 0000:02:00.0: setting latency timer to 64
> [ 4.057316] NVRM: loading NVIDIA UNIX x86_64 Kernel Module 304.88
> Wed Mar 27 14:26:46 PDT 2013
> Is this the driver of the Debian packages or from natively NVida?
> How can i determine the difference?
proprietary driver packaed by Debian
> Now after the upgrade to jessie i have the installed NVidia packages:
> It's really boring to have only a command shell after boot of jessie!
> I have no idea what's going wrong and i don't want to install the
> original NVidia driver package.
> Any help to solve the problem maybe helpful to other persons with the
> same problem also.
Right now I don't see an obvious problem.
reportbug -N 735424
on the machine, this will collect a bit more information about your
setup, e.g. Xorg logfiles.
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