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[INFO] Nvidia update

Posted: Sat May 12, 2018 3:36 pm
by sharky
Hi folks,
Has anybody problems after an update came in from Nvidia. I cant start the graphical Environment anymore !
I need nvidia to play my games!
Hope someone can help

Cheers Sharky

Re: [OPEN] Nvidia update

Posted: Sat May 12, 2018 9:23 pm
by erikdubois
And there is sharky again.
Welcome back - Hope you are better.

I would uninstall anything nvdia-*** related.
Then let nouveau take over again.

Once you are graphical again.

Try to reinstall the nvidia you want.

I guess you did not use the nvidia package from Arch Linux...

Maybe you should.

Re: [OPEN] Nvidia update

Posted: Sun May 13, 2018 5:48 pm
by sharky
Hi Erik,
Thanks I am a bit better now!
I did already post at google plus
I am Achim Reiz(sharky)

Re: [OPEN] Nvidia update

Posted: Sun May 13, 2018 8:06 pm
by sharky
Hi Erik ,
NVIDIA 396.* driver drops support for Fermi-based GPUs,thats why I had to change to 390xx driver and now everything worked as it should

Re: [OPEN] Nvidia update

Posted: Sun May 13, 2018 9:09 pm
by erikdubois
thanks for the update
what graphical card do you have then
just for other people searching this forum for a solution

Re: [OPEN] Nvidia update

Posted: Sun May 13, 2018 9:20 pm
by sharky
Hi Erik, I have got a laptopcard nvidia geforce GT 420M
here you will find if your card is infected
https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers ... force-gpus