xorg-server-1.5.3 doesn; t work with nvidia driver: Undefined
rnoland at FreeBSD.org
Sat Feb 7 08:46:54 PST 2009
On Fri, 2009-02-06 at 12:05 -0800, Yuri wrote:
> I upgraded my 71-PRERELEASE system and couldn't start xserver any more
> (see log below).
> googling this problem I found that many people had the same issue
> without the clear solution.
> "NVidia has to fix it's driver" is the solution,
> This is the major stability breach.
> There is really no reason to upgrade xorg-server to 1.5.3 if nvidia
> driver can't work with it since nvidia is the major card provider and
> maybe half of all systems run nvidia.
This assumption is totally bogus.
> I believe xorg should be downgraded back to 1.4.X until the issue with
> NVidia driver is resolved.
You can use the nv driver. Xorg can't wait on Nvidia to decide to play
nice. Other major vendors are supporting open source and their drivers
> --- error log ---
> Current Operating System: FreeBSD xxx.xxx.xxx 7.1-PRERELEASE FreeBSD
> 7.1-PRERELEASE #6: Sun Dec 21 13:41:31 PST 2008
> yuri at xxx.xxx:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC i386
> Build Date: 05 February 2009 12:07:33PM
> Before reporting problems, check http://wiki.x.org
> to make sure that you have the latest version.
> Markers: (--) probed, (**) from config file, (==) default setting,
> (++) from command line, (!!) notice, (II) informational,
> (WW) warning, (EE) error, (NI) not implemented, (??) unknown.
> (==) Log file: "/var/log/Xorg.0.log", Time: Fri Feb 6 10:28:43 2009
> (==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf"
> (EE) Failed to load module "type1" (module does not exist, 0)
> dlopen: /usr/local/lib/xorg/modules//libwfb.so: Undefined symbol
> (EE) Failed to load /usr/local/lib/xorg/modules//libwfb.so
> (EE) Failed to load module "wfb" (loader failed, 7)
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Robert Noland <rnoland at FreeBSD.org>
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