Opened 4 years ago

Closed 4 years ago

#294 closed System Defect (3rdpartybug)

Display Setup Wizard crashes with nvidia-195.36.15

Reported by: bitraptor Owned by:
Priority: critical Milestone:
Component: XOrg Configurator Version: 8.0
Keywords: Cc: trac-bugs@…

Description

System Updater updates nvidia driver, reboot and choose 7 at boot menu to start Display Setup Wizard
Display Setup Wizard crashes when applying the config after "Preparing to start the Desktop" leaving a dirty filesystem and a 0-byte /etc/ttys i.e. in an unusable state :(
Recovered /etc/ttys, configured nvidia-173.14.20 ok, installed nvidia 195.22 from the FreeBSD ports ok
Running Display Setup Wizard again with nvidia-195.36.15 again results in a crash

x86 System with GeForce? 6200 Graphics Card

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by kris

  • Resolution set to 3rdpartybug
  • Status changed from new to closed

This driver is obsolete now, replaced by the 256.35 driver. Give that one a shot and see if it fixes your issue in 8.1.

If it still crashes, you should let nvidia know about it at:

http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/forumdisplay.php?f=47

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