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I am having reoccurring problems problems with my Nvidia X86 driver. I have successfully installed the driver, works fine. ( sometimes ) What is happening is that when I reboot my machine maybe 2 or 3 times, it fails in booting X, and says that it can not find my "nvidia" driver . It then takes me through the RH utility that deals with X, it does not find the "nvidia" driver and it then creates the new X86 file upon probing my Graphics card ( I think ). Here is the /etc/X86/X86config file:
# XFree86 4 configuration created by redhat-config-xfree86
# Specify which keyboard LEDs can be user-controlled (eg, with xset(1))
# Option "Xleds" "1 2 3"
# To disable the XKEYBOARD extension, uncomment XkbDisable.
# Option "XkbDisable"
# To customise the XKB settings to suit your keyboard, modify the
# lines below (which are the defaults). For example, for a non-U.S.
# keyboard, you will probably want to use:
# Option "XkbModel" "pc102"
# If you have a US Microsoft Natural keyboard, you can use:
# Option "XkbModel" "microsoft"
# Then to change the language, change the Layout setting.
# For example, a german layout can be obtained with:
# Option "XkbLayout" "de"
# Option "XkbLayout" "de"
# Option "XkbVariant" "nodeadkeys"
# If you'd like to switch the positions of your capslock and
# control keys, use:
# Option "XkbOptions" "ctrl:swapcaps"
# Or if you just want both to be control, use:
# Option "XkbOptions" "ctrl:nocaps"
Option "XkbRules" "xfree86"
Option "XkbModel" "pc105"
Option "XkbLayout" "gb"
# If the normal CorePointer mouse is not a USB mouse then
# this input device can be used in AlwaysCore mode to let you
# also use USB mice at the same time.
Option "Protocol" "IMPS/2"
Option "Device" "/dev/input/mice"
Option "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
Option "Emulate3Buttons" "no"
In the secton I have marked above, I replace the "nv" with "nividia" which works fine when I reboot The problems start maybe once or twice in shutting down and restarting. I am at a total loss on this.... Help!