[Novalug] Re: Installing Nvidia drivers DID NOT go well
jhart at kevla.org
Sat Jan 12 16:57:56 EST 2008
> I don't use SuSE, but it's very strange if the installer for a driver
> would remove the kernel. Even package managers don't remove kernels
> unless you tell them to. Any chance the /boot partition isn't getting
The /boot partition is being mounted, but since my menu.lst file was worthless
after the video driver install, it would only boot to the grub shell, becuase
grub couldn't find any files to boot.
Once I fixed the menu.lst problem, my next problem is that all the old kernel
files have been removed, and I only got a partial installation of the new
So, I am able partially boot. If I could copy the initrd-184.108.40.206-0.3-bigsmp
file to /boot, I'd be able to boot, or so I suspect.
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