[arch-general] Screen goes black after installing latest nvidia driver

Attila vodoo0904 at sonnenkinder.org
Mon Oct 25 17:06:45 EDT 2010

At Montag, 25. Oktober 2010 22:24 Ionuț Bîru wrote:

> maybe you misunderstood me or i suck at explanations. Not all cards are 
> affected and even the same chipsets. In some situations, no idea what 
> are those, the new nvidia driver doesn't work.
> for example there is one guy with sony vaio laptop in the forum which 
> has 8400 GT and has black screen. Others that have 84000 GT doesn't have 
> this issue

Okay, if this is the hardware than the only thing what i can help is to say that 
this cards makes no problem for me: 6200, 7600GS, G210 and GT220.

But this is not good because the 8400 is a nice card und should be supported 
from nvidia in a better way.

> i'm too lazy to search for black screen now but is not on the front page 
> as this issue was reported since the beta

I was hoping you have the link because for using the search function of the nv 
forum i even have to search my glasses.-)

See you, Attila

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