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Re: Nvidia 340 driver bug




> This is a bug in the nvidia driver module. There is not much you can do
> until it is fixed upstream.

Thanks!

I would like to use the nouveau driver waiting for the fix.

However I an unable to boot X with the nouveau driver.

I did:

# apt-get purge nvidia.
# apt-get install --reinstall xserver-xorg xserver-xorg-video-nouveau
# reboot

I have no xorg.conf.

$ startx

says:

XF86EnableIOPorts: failed to set IOPL for I/O (Operation not permitted)