[arch-general] nvidia 295.59-1 dmesg output

Don deJuan donjuansjiz at gmail.com
Sat Jun 16 04:29:36 EDT 2012

On 06/15/2012 11:33 PM, gt wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 16, 2012 at 06:55:10AM +0100, Jason Steadman wrote:
>> On 16 June 2012 06:46, gt <static.vortex at gmx.com> wrote:
>>> Hey guys, after upgrading to 295.59 from 295.53, i am seeing the
>>> following in the dmesg output:
>>> NVRM: Your system is not currently configured to drive a VGA console
>>> NVRM: on the primary VGA device. The NVIDIA Linux graphics driver
>>> NVRM: requires the use of a text-mode VGA console. Use of other console
>>> NVRM: drivers including, but not limited to, vesafb, may result in
>>> NVRM: corruption and stability problems, and is not supported.
>>> Any idea what this is about. Seems to be about the framebuffer driver.
>>> But earlier no configuration was needed for that. Moreover the virtual
>>> console seems to be working fine.
>>> Anyone else got a similar message in the log?
>> UEFI install by any chance? I ask because the message correlates to
>> http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showpost.php?p=2543252&postcount=13
> Nope, no uefi. It's a pentium 4, with nvidia geforce 210 card.

Same output for me as well non UEFI system i7-q740 geforce 360m

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