View Full Version : 2.6.3 breaks NVIDIA graphics driver

30th March 2004, 06:34 PM
From what I read on test-list it seems that NVIDIA's current graphics driver, 5336, gets borked not by the new x.org server but by kernel-2.6.3. I get a black screen and an unpingable box every time. Anybody else have the same results?

ASUS A7N8X Deluxe 2.0/Barton 3200+
GeForce FX 5600

30th March 2004, 08:58 PM

I have the exact same problem...Nvidia GeForce 5200 FX.

this freaking rules! whoohoo!

3rd April 2004, 10:47 PM
Known: you cannot use a kernel with 4K stacks and the nVIDIA driver until they rebuild it to be compatible (waiting on nVIDIA for this, and they do know about it)

CONFIG_4KSTACKS=y in all new development kernels.
Rebuild the kernel (make rpm without the above option)