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Old 08-11-2006, 09:57 AM   #1
Ronin324
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Problem Starting X


I just got gentoo running and did an emerge on Gnome. I went to start X and got the following error message.

Failed To Load Module "nv" Module Does Not Exist

I also got the same error for the following. fbdev,vesa,vga,mouse,kbd

I compiled the kernel with most of the previous list into the kernel and not as a module.

Any help would be appreciated thank you, I am still kind of a linux newb.

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Old 08-11-2006, 11:50 AM   #2
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Hmmmm, nv is the generic Nvidia driver, is that the video card you are using? Check your kernel configuration and make sure you have nv (and consider installing the actual nvidia driver) active.

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