xorg && 7-current && ( kde || nvidia driver ) == desktop crash
glen.j.barber at gmail.com
Mon Feb 9 17:19:55 PST 2009
On Mon, Feb 9, 2009 at 8:15 PM, Marc G. Fournier <scrappy at hub.org> wrote:
> Okay, I've exhausted every google search I can think of, and not getting
> anywhere, so now to ask ...
> Just upgraded my motherboard / CPU (old one fried out) ... picked up an ASUS
> P5Q with a Quad Core Intel CPU ... everything boots / runs fine, until I try
> and start up X ...
> If I use the 'nv' driver in my X conig file, and the twm window manager,
> everything starts up fine, I can load Firefox, etc, etc ...
> As soon as I switch from nv -> nvidia and start, the screen goes blank and
> the machine reboots ...
> If I switch from nvidia -> nv and use '/usr/local/kde4/bin/startkde', the
> screen goes blank, and the machine reboots ...
> I just installed icewm, and using that, everything loads up fine too ...
> So, I figure there is something that I'm either missing in my install, or
> that I've configured wrong that kde is trying to use, but I'm at a lose as
> to what ...
Are you starting hald and dbus via rc.conf?
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