af300...@gmail.com writes: > For several reasons, one of which was to use the nvidia driver for my > board, I switched from amd64 to i386. So, I installed the driver and > although things are working I'm getting this on console 0: > > NVRM: AGP cannot be enabled on this combination of the amd CPU and OS kernel > NVRM: kernel upgrade recommended
Do you have AGP in the kernel? > So, when I installed the nvidia driver I said to enable AGP. (Figuring > only that this is an AGP board, why not?) If you say 'no' to that, I think it will use its own AGP driver instead of the native one. > ps in case it matters, my board is rather "old." I purchased it 4 > years ago and as I'm not a gamer, it suffices quite nicely. Here's > the driver I had to install for support of this chip: > > nvidia-driver-96.43.07 NVidia graphics card binary drivers for > hardware OpenGL ren What do you use NVidia's driver for? If find that the open-source nv driver works just fine for most things (I, too, do not play games on my desktop computer). Until I installed Google Earth, the proprietary driver was completely unnecessary for me. -- Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area http://be-well.ilk.org/~lowell/ _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"