Originally posted by LavaDevil94
Did you use the nVidia drivers from nvidia.com? Those ones work best. If you have used those, try doing this command as root:
i tried running modprobe nvidia and then launching x... no dice. is it possible that i do not have the drivers? would modprobe return an error message if so? either way i'll try downloading the newest (ia32 or ia64?), but i'm still wondering if the fact that my card has been tweaked is going to interfere...