Bug#735424: nvidia-driver: Test with vesa xorg.conf

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Tue Jan 21 14:26:16 UTC 2014

On 2014-01-20 13:46, Karsten wrote:
> This time i booted with the suggested xorg.conf with vesa.
> Result is the same.
> I land on the text console
> After login and startx i got "no screens found"
> Trying now to install driver from unstable ...

The vesa test was done in a mixed vesa+nvidia setup, that does not work
Please try again after setting glx to mesa and rebooting. And use the
minimal 4-line vesa config file.


  update-alternatives --config glx

and select the "mesa-diverted" option to disable nvidia, thereafter reboot


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