[arch-general] No consoles with NVIDIA
Carli-Eckert at gmx.de
Tue Nov 29 04:23:09 EST 2011
On 11/29/2011 09:59 AM, Vincent Schumaker wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 28, 2011 at 6:45 AM, Karol Babioch<karol at babioch.de> wrote:
>> So I've installed the nvidia package according to the wiki. But now I've
>> got the problem that as soon as I start the X server, I've got a blank
>> screen whenever switching back to the consoles (tty1-tty6). This
>> consoles stay blank even when killing the X server, which basically
>> means that I can't use any consoles anymore.
> Have you tried disabling the framebuffer?
good point. for me, using uvesafb helped getting rid of this problem
(and at the same time some problems when switching from HDMI-output to
the regular display). Laptop is a Sony Vaio VGN-Z21 with Nvidia 9300M
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