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hi, i compiled a kernel ,but it doesnt allow me to install nvidia driver.whenever i try to install nvidia kernel,it says it conflicts with nvidiafb module and i have to ...
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    a problem with nvidia driver


    hi,
    i compiled a kernel ,but it doesnt allow me to install nvidia driver.whenever i try to install nvidia kernel,it says it conflicts with nvidiafb module and i have to complile kernel without it.but if i do so,it will not work.i have seen enough that blank black screen.so help me

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    Disable nvidiafb and enable the vesafb in the kernel, why do you say it won't work?
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    yea youre right it runs..

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    What about x64?

    There is no more vesa-tng on x64 and legacy vesa driver is too slow when writing to console.

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