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From: Walter Dnes <waltdnes@××××××××.org>
To: Gentoo Users List <gentoo-user@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-user] Can't build nvidia driver on older Dell
Date: Sun, 26 Dec 2010 02:04:32
1 I have an older Dell with AMD Athlon and nvidia integrated video that
2 I've been using as a PVR hooked up to an HDHomerun dual tuner box.
3 Today, I decided to update the system... big mistake... the nvidia
4 driver will not build. The video hardware according to "lspci -v" ...
6 03:00.0 VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation G72 [GeForce 7300 LE] (rev a1) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
7 Subsystem: Dell Device 0405
8 Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 7
9 Memory at f8000000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=16M]
10 Memory at d0000000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=256M]
11 Memory at f9000000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=16M]
12 [virtual] Expansion ROM at fa000000 [disabled] [size=128K]
13 Capabilities: [60] Power Management version 2
14 Capabilities: [68] MSI: Enable- Count=1/1 Maskable- 64bit+
15 Capabilities: [78] Express Endpoint, MSI 00
16 Capabilities: [100] Virtual Channel <?>
17 Capabilities: [128] Power Budgeting <?>
19 "uname -a" reports
20 Linux e521 2.6.36-gentoo-r5 #1 Sat Dec 25 20:36:13 EST 2010 i686 AMD
21 Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 3200+ AuthenticAMD GNU/Linux
23 "emerge -pqv =x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers-195.36.31" reports
24 [ebuild R ] x11-drivers/nvidia-drivers-195.36.31 USE="-acpi -custom-cflags -gtk (-multilib)"
26 I've attached the build log. Any workarounds, or are the nouveau or
27 nv drivers polished enough that they can be used instead?
29 --
30 Walter Dnes <waltdnes@××××××××.org>


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Re: [gentoo-user] Can't build nvidia driver on older Dell Mark Knecht <markknecht@×××××.com>
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Re: [gentoo-user] Can't build nvidia driver on older Dell "Pintér Tibor" <tibyke@××××××.hu>