Fallback Testing in nVidia Proprietary Drivers in Natty Week01 (archived)

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Failedtobsco2011-03-20 15:53
Nvidia proprietary drivers fallback test failed: do not hardcode
"Driver=nvidia" in xorg.conf (#522061)

In: jockey (Ubuntu)
Status: Fix Released
Importance: High
Assignee: Martin Pitt
1 reports, 30 comments, 5 subscribers, 3 duplicates
522061

Hangs on purple screen after grub

Failedthemiwi2011-03-20 11:20
Nvidia proprietary drivers fallback test failed: do not hardcode
"Driver=nvidia" in xorg.conf (#522061)

In: jockey (Ubuntu)
Status: Fix Released
Importance: High
Assignee: Martin Pitt
1 reports, 30 comments, 5 subscribers, 3 duplicates
522061

Removing /etc/X11/xorg.conf enables the fallback, as is reported in #522061.

Failedchadadavis-mac2011-03-19 20:17
Nvidia proprietary drivers fallback test failed: do not hardcode
"Driver=nvidia" in xorg.conf (#522061)

In: jockey (Ubuntu)
Status: Fix Released
Importance: High
Assignee: Martin Pitt
1 reports, 30 comments, 5 subscribers, 3 duplicates
522061

Hangs on splash screen.

Failedosmoma2011-03-19 15:57
Nvidia proprietary drivers fallback test failed: do not hardcode
"Driver=nvidia" in xorg.conf (#522061)

In: jockey (Ubuntu)
Status: Fix Released
Importance: High
Assignee: Martin Pitt
1 reports, 30 comments, 5 subscribers, 3 duplicates
522061

Stopped before login screen. /var/log/Xorg.0.log reports:
[ 23.001] (EE) NVIDIA: Failed to load the NVIDIA kernel module. Please check your
[ 23.001] (EE) NVIDIA: system's kernel log for additional error messages.
[ 23.001] (II) UnloadModule: "nvidia"
[ 23.001] (II) Unloading nvidia
[ 23.001] (EE) Failed to load module "nvidia" (module-specific error, 0)
[ 23.001] (EE) No drivers available.
Fatal server error:
[ 23.001] no screens found

Failedbeehock2011-03-18 08:45
Nvidia proprietary drivers fallback test failed: do not hardcode
"Driver=nvidia" in xorg.conf (#522061)

In: jockey (Ubuntu)
Status: Fix Released
Importance: High
Assignee: Martin Pitt
1 reports, 30 comments, 5 subscribers, 3 duplicates
522061

stuck at ubuntu splash screen.

Failedsoeb2011-03-18 08:16
Nvidia proprietary drivers fallback test failed: do not hardcode
"Driver=nvidia" in xorg.conf (#522061)

In: jockey (Ubuntu)
Status: Fix Released
Importance: High
Assignee: Martin Pitt
1 reports, 30 comments, 5 subscribers, 3 duplicates
522061
Failedofir_k2011-03-18 06:17
Nvidia proprietary drivers fallback test failed: do not hardcode
"Driver=nvidia" in xorg.conf (#522061)

In: jockey (Ubuntu)
Status: Fix Released
Importance: High
Assignee: Martin Pitt
1 reports, 30 comments, 5 subscribers, 3 duplicates
522061

I attached the Xorg log here:
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nvidia-graphics-drivers/+bug/5...

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