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i have problem in slackware ,nvidia drivers do not installinig in my slackware 10.2 kernel 2.6.16 ,i dont know where is problem ,this first time one this problem with nvidia ...
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- 04-19-2006 #1
- Join Date
- Apr 2006
problem with NVidia driver NX6200 vga PCI-e
i have problem in slackware ,nvidia drivers do not installinig in my slackware 10.2 kernel 2.6.16 ,i dont know where is problem ,this first time one this problem with nvidia drivers,two my monitor is dead from nvidia driver ,i dont know why?
idia-installer log file '/var/log/nvidia-installer.log'
creation time: Wed Apr 19 12:34:02 2006
license pre-accepted : false
update : false
force update : false
expert : false
uninstall : false
driver info : false
no precompiled interface: false
no ncurses color : false
query latest driver ver : false
OpenGL header files : true
no questions : false
silent : false
no backup : false
kernel module only : false
sanity : false
add this kernel : false
no runlevel check : false
no network : false
no ABI note : false
no RPMs : false
force tls : (not specified)
sing: nvidia-installer ncurses user interface
-> The file '/tmp/.X0-lock' exists... an X server appears to be running
ERROR: You appear to be running an X server; please exit X before installing.
For further details, please see the section INSTALLING THE NVIDIA DRIVER
in the README available on the Linux driver download page at
ERROR: Installation has failed. Please see the file
'/var/log/nvidia-installer.log' for details. You may find suggestions
on fixing installation problems in the README available on the Linux
driver download page at www.nvidia.com.
- 04-19-2006 #2
- Join Date
- Oct 2005
It seems that you are trying to install driver while you are using X11 server. Try running slackware in runlevel 3, you can use telinit 3 to achieve this, or edit /etc/inittab file setting id:3:initdefault: and rebooting. Hope this will help. Sorry for my english