[mythtv-users] avernard package and Nouvea driver
lindsay.mathieson at gmail.com
Tue Aug 24 04:40:18 UTC 2010
Just a heads up - the latest kernel has the nouveau driver built into it and
automatically activated which stops the nvidia binary drivers loading.
The ubuntu nvidia packages automatically blacklist the nouveau driver but
JYA's (avernard) repos don't yet, so an upgrade will render the X server non
The fix - either disable JYA's repos and reinstall nvidia from the mythbuntu
repos or blacklist the nouveau driver yourself.
create a file:
containing the line:
And reboot. I actually had to physically switch my server off before the
drivers would successfully reinitialise.
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