[PlanetCCRMA] FC5 planetccrma rdt smp kernel & nvidia video driver

Link Swanson link@sumerianbabyl.com
Sat Jun 17 21:48:00 2006

On Sat, June 17, 2006 10:39 pm, csynan wrote:
>  Hi
> Tried to upgrade from FC4 and it was a disaster, had to wipe the drive &
> reinstall.
> I can get a good FC5 install going, and nvidia drivers from livna work
> fine with non-ccrma kernel.  but when I install nvidia with ccrma kernel,
> bad things happen.  gnome goes nuts, xwindows wont run, etc.  I have tried
> about 6 re=installs over the past week and I am just convinced that there
> is no way i can get nvidia kernel module to work with kernel-smp-devel
> (rdt).  I can get it to build, and it seems to install, but it wont run.
> x wont load.
> Any ideas?  Has anyone gotten nvidia drivers to work with the CCRMA FC5
> smp kernel (core not edge) ??

My nVidia works with the non-smp edge kernel, but my only complaint is
that the video makes crackling noises when you maximize/minimize/move
windows or other video tasks.


> Thanks

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