X.org 6.9 doesn't work with NVidia 7800 GTX (fwd)

Mike O'Brien mikeobrien at spamcop.net
Thu Jan 26 13:36:54 PST 2006

Kevin Oberman wrote:

>>From: mikeobrien at spamcop.net (Mike O'Brien)
>>Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2006 07:44:43 -0800
>>Sender: owner-freebsd-stable at freebsd.org
>>If I run X -probeonly,
>>I get a message that "module fbdev cannot be found".
>I installed nvidia-driver and nvidia-xconfig. It worked
>immediately. nvidia-xconfig modifies the existing xorg.conf (or
>XF85Config) to work with the nvidia driver.
    Do I need to worry about "module 'fbdev' not found"?
That doesn't sound good and makes me wonder if X.org
might be misconfigured out of the box.

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