arnaud.gaboury at gmail.com
Wed Jun 27 10:42:46 EDT 2012
On 06/27/2012 04:18 PM, Don deJuan wrote:
> On 06/27/2012 06:55 AM, Uroš Vampl wrote:
>> Arno Gaboury <arnaud.gaboury <at> gmail.com> writes:
>>> After lots of reading, especially *Nvidia* official readme, it seems
>>> this card SUPPORTS indded *Vesafb*. So I think this error message has
>>> nothing to do here, and I will keep my *grub* file as it was first.
>> No, it supports the vesa standard. All cards do. But that's
>> completely different
>> from vesafb, a linux driver. When you use vesafb and the nvidia
>> driver together,
>> you effectively have two drivers poking at the card at the same time.
>> problems can arise from that makes full sense.
>> You can keep using vesafb. After all, the message is just that - a
>> message - and
>> not an error. It's just that if something breaks, you get to keep the
> Actually no Nvidia never supported VESA, it just happened to work.
Are you so sure?
First sentence: *The NVIDIA Accelerated Linux Graphics Driver supports
all standard VGA and VESA modes*
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