Re: Endless loop comparing using 188.8.131.52
Doug Laidlaw <laidlaws <at> hotkey.net.au>
2011-05-09 10:11:54 GMT
On Mon, 9 May 2011 10:39:57 AM Doug Laidlaw wrote:
> On Sun, 8 May 2011 05:57:51 PM Doug Laidlaw wrote:
> > Usiong Version 184.108.40.206 with Mageia in Compare mode., the program goes
> > into an endless loop trying to find my Nvidia driver. Sincce it was
> > early in the process, I didn't save the log. I think that it looks for
> > it somewhere in modprobe (Too sick to think clearly at the moment.)
> > This line has always repeated numerous times for me undder Mandriva, but
> > on this occasion, after giving it a generous chance to finish, it just
> > kept going. This was just after a recent upgrade of the driver, too.
> > I suppose that I can give the program what it is looking for?
> > Doug.
> Yesterday, updates of mimdi and mindi-busybox came through. I now have
> Mondo 220.127.116.11
> Mindi 18.104.22.168
> Mindi-busybox 1.18.3
> Another backup with the new packages fared no better. The file it can't
> find is /etc/modprobe.d/display-driver.conf. That file exists: via
> /etc/alternatives, it points to /etc/nvidia-current/modprobe.conf, which
> has permissions 444. The target file consists of one line:
> install nvidia /sbin/modprobe nvidia-current $CMDLINE_OPTS
> The entry is a warning only; restoring/comparing used to proceed after
> about 20 tries. This time it ran for a while, paused (for breath?) then
> continued with the message.