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Re: Nvidia drivers




On 7/9/18 5:55 AM, Matthew Crews wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 06, 2018 at 09:55:45AM +0100, Darac Marjal wrote:
>>> On Thu, Jul 05, 2018 at 08:03:22PM -0500, Mark Allums wrote:
>>>     This requires a workaround, a kernel parameter at boot.
>>>     GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="slab_common.usercopy_fallback=y"
>>>     Edit the config file like this,
>>>     $sudo gedit /etc/default/grub
>>>     Then run $sudo update-grub.
>> Actually, as of version 390.67-2, that's no longer needed. Quoting [1]:
> 
> I just tested with 4.16 kernel and 390.67-2 nvidia-driver, and
> unfortunately this work-around is still required on my system. I was
> unable to boot my system properly without the kernel parameter in GRUB.
> 

You know what? Thats actually not true. I didn't realize that I was
still using the old driver version when I tested.

🤦‍♂️

You can disregard. The kernel parameter is not needed with 390.67-2