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Old 10-04-2003, 12:57 PM   #1
Baldorg
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NVdia Drivers won't install.


When I try to run the setup, it says that I have an X server running, whic Is false since I alt+ctrl+F1ed out of it. I tried to search for posts or in the README that explained this But I couldn't find anything.

Arghh.
 
Old 10-04-2003, 01:03 PM   #2
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ctrl-alt-f1 doesn't kill xserver. i just learned that a few days ago. apparently you need to kill xserver after ctrl-alt-f1 by typing "init 3". or you can edit your /etc/inittab and change the run level to 3 and reboot.
 
  


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