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acithium 12-10-2005 11:18 PM

scrammbled video in run level 3
 
When I switch to run level 3, my screen is all scrammbled. I have the newest version of the nvidia drivers for my fx5200. I'm running OpenSuSE 10.0.

TexasDevilDog 12-10-2005 11:27 PM

Run mode 3 is text, it might not like high resolutions. Try other resolutions in the boot argument.

acithium 12-11-2005 10:20 PM

how
 
how do i do that?77656922

magicsam 12-12-2005 04:58 PM

I'm having the same problems here with SuSE 9.3 (as well as OpenSuSE 10.0). With the nvidia drivers installed I get a scrambled screen.
When I uninstall the nvidia drivers the scrambled screen is solved but I lack 3D support, so that's not an option.

How can I solve this? It's ugly and I have no idea what my system is doing when shuting down or rebooting.

tkedwards 12-12-2005 08:45 PM

I had a similar problem in Mandriva with the Nvidia drivers. You need to disable the frame buffer on bootup. Eg. in Lilo remove the 'vga=' line. There's something similar for grub too if that's what you're using.

magicsam 12-13-2005 02:07 AM

Thanks a lot for your reply!
I removed the vga= option and it works fine now.

acithium 12-16-2005 03:30 PM

configured grub
 
instead of removing that line, i changed it to vga=795 and now it works fine. Also if your using yast, you can view all of the options resolution options from there.


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