[PLUG] Fedora7 & Nvidia

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Sun Jul 8 13:34:25 IST 2007

Ranjit Bhonsle wrote:
> Hello,
> I have installed Fedora 7.
> I love compiz so I installed nvidia drivers from livna.
> Now I cannot shutdown from menu.
> The taskbar goes and only background remains.
> The keyboard hangs. The mouse works but of little use.
> I did a update for xorg related packages.
> Worked exactly once after that.
> Even ctr+alt+backspace hangs similarly.
> Tried google but nothing specific.
> Found a lot of embellishments for xorg.conf, did not work.
> Anybody got pointers ? short of avoiding compiz and nvidia.
> Thanks.
> Ranjit.

I would suggest disabling the driver and compiz and check if the other 
issues are related to that. If they aren't try and resolve the other 
issues independently. There are good reasons why Compiz isn't enabled by 
default in Fedora.


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