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Beardedragon
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failed nouveau [SOLVED]

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So, which nvidia driver should I use?

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[bob@Lenovo-K450e ~]$ inxi -Fxz
System:    Host: Lenovo-K450e Kernel: 3.13.0-24-generic x86_64 (64 bit, gcc: 4.8.2) 
           Desktop: Xfce 4.11.8 (Gtk 2.24.23) Distro: Linux Mint 17 Qiana
Machine:   System: LENOVO product: 10181 version: Lenovo K450e
           Mobo: LENOVO model: N/A version: 31900058 STD Bios: LENOVO version: I1KT38AUS date: 06/10/2014
CPU:       Quad core Intel Core i5-4460 CPU (-MCP-) cache: 6144 KB flags: (lm nx sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx) bmips: 25542.7 
           Clock Speeds: 1: 3201.00 MHz 2: 3201.00 MHz 3: 800.00 MHz 4: 800.00 MHz
Graphics:  Card: NVIDIA Device 1286 bus-ID: 01:00.0 
           X.Org: 1.15.1 drivers: (unloaded: fbdev,vesa) FAILED: nouveau Resolution: 1920x1080@59.9hz 
           GLX Renderer: Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe (LLVM 3.4, 256 bits) GLX Version: 2.1 Mesa 10.1.0 Direct Rendering: Yes
Audio:     Card-1: Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset High Definition Audio Controller driver: snd_hda_intel bus-ID: 00:1b.0
           Card-2: NVIDIA Device 0e0f driver: snd_hda_intel bus-ID: 01:00.1
           Sound: Advanced Linux Sound Architecture ver: k3.13.0-24-generic
Network:   Card-1: Realtek RTL8821AE 802.11ac PCIe Wireless Network Adapter driver: rtl8821ae port: c000 bus-ID: 04:00.0
           IF: wlan0 state: up mac: <filter>
           Card-2: Realtek RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller 
           driver: r8169 ver: 2.3LK-NAPI port: d000 bus-ID: 03:00.0
           IF: eth0 state: down mac: <filter>
Drives:    HDD Total Size: 1000.2GB (1.5% used) 1: id: /dev/sda model: WDC_WD10EZEX size: 1000.2GB 
Partition: ID: / size: 29G used: 4.8G (18%) fs: ext4 ID: /home size: 880G used: 9.5G (2%) fs: ext4 
           ID: swap-1 size: 8.31GB used: 0.00GB (0%) fs: swap 
RAID:      No RAID devices detected - /proc/mdstat and md_mod kernel raid module present
Sensors:   System Temperatures: cpu: 29.8C mobo: 27.8C gpu: 34.0 
           Fan Speeds (in rpm): cpu: N/A 
Info:      Processes: 195 Uptime: 4:54 Memory: 1063.6/7918.0MB Runlevel: 2 Gcc sys: 4.8.2 Client: Shell inxi: 1.8.4 
[bob@Lenovo-K450e ~]$ 
Last edited by Beardedragon on Fri Feb 13, 2015 7:31 pm, edited 2 times in total.
Robert Collard, Madison, WI
Linux Mint 19.2 Tina Kernel: 4.15.0-55
Desktop System: HP EliteDesk 705 G1 SFF
CPU: Quad Core model: AMD A10-6800K APU
NVIDIA GK208 [GeForce GT 720] nvidia v: 340.107
Acer Technologies 24" 1920 x 1080

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Re: failed nouveau

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It looks like you are using the Intel drivers for your onboard Intel graphics. You'll have to figure out how to switch to your Nvidia graphics before you can use the Nvidia drivers.

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Re: failed nouveau

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richyrich wrote:It looks like you are using the Intel drivers for your onboard Intel graphics. You'll have to figure out how to switch to your Nvidia graphics before you can use the Nvidia drivers.
That's why I asked here. Help !
Robert Collard, Madison, WI
Linux Mint 19.2 Tina Kernel: 4.15.0-55
Desktop System: HP EliteDesk 705 G1 SFF
CPU: Quad Core model: AMD A10-6800K APU
NVIDIA GK208 [GeForce GT 720] nvidia v: 340.107
Acer Technologies 24" 1920 x 1080

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Re: failed nouveau

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Found solution here: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Binar ... wto/Nvidia
For me it was just install nvidia 331 and reboot. Now have the following Hardware list:

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[bob@Lenovo-K450e ~]$ inxi -Fxz
System:    Host: Lenovo-K450e Kernel: 3.13.0-24-generic x86_64 (64 bit, gcc: 4.8.2) 
           Desktop: Xfce 4.11.8 (Gtk 2.24.23) Distro: Linux Mint 17 Qiana
Machine:   System: LENOVO product: 10181 version: Lenovo K450e
           Mobo: LENOVO model: N/A version: 31900058 STD Bios: LENOVO version: I1KT38AUS date: 06/10/2014
CPU:       Quad core Intel Core i5-4460 CPU (-MCP-) cache: 6144 KB flags: (lm nx sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx) bmips: 25542.3 
           Clock Speeds: 1: 800.00 MHz 2: 2200.00 MHz 3: 800.00 MHz 4: 800.00 MHz
Graphics:  Card: NVIDIA Device 1286 bus-ID: 01:00.0 
           X.Org: 1.15.1 drivers: nvidia (unloaded: fbdev,vesa,nouveau) Resolution: 1920x1080@59.9hz 
           GLX Renderer: GeForce GT 720/PCIe/SSE2 GLX Version: 4.4.0 NVIDIA 331.113 Direct Rendering: Yes
Audio:     Card-1: Intel 8 Series/C220 Series Chipset High Definition Audio Controller driver: snd_hda_intel bus-ID: 00:1b.0
           Card-2: NVIDIA Device 0e0f driver: snd_hda_intel bus-ID: 01:00.1
           Sound: Advanced Linux Sound Architecture ver: k3.13.0-24-generic
Network:   Card-1: Realtek RTL8821AE 802.11ac PCIe Wireless Network Adapter driver: rtl8821ae port: c000 bus-ID: 04:00.0
           IF: wlan0 state: up mac: <filter>
           Card-2: Realtek RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller 
           driver: r8169 ver: 2.3LK-NAPI port: d000 bus-ID: 03:00.0
           IF: eth0 state: down mac: <filter>
Drives:    HDD Total Size: 1000.2GB (1.6% used) 1: id: /dev/sda model: WDC_WD10EZEX size: 1000.2GB temp: 30C 
Partition: ID: / size: 29G used: 5.1G (19%) fs: ext4 ID: /home size: 880G used: 9.5G (2%) fs: ext4 
           ID: swap-1 size: 8.31GB used: 0.00GB (0%) fs: swap 
RAID:      No RAID devices detected - /proc/mdstat and md_mod kernel raid module present
Sensors:   System Temperatures: cpu: 29.8C mobo: 27.8C gpu: 0.0:32C 
           Fan Speeds (in rpm): cpu: N/A 
Info:      Processes: 198 Uptime: 8 min Memory: 747.8/7918.0MB Runlevel: 2 Gcc sys: 4.8.2 Client: Shell inxi: 1.8.4 
[bob@Lenovo-K450e ~]$ 
Robert Collard, Madison, WI
Linux Mint 19.2 Tina Kernel: 4.15.0-55
Desktop System: HP EliteDesk 705 G1 SFF
CPU: Quad Core model: AMD A10-6800K APU
NVIDIA GK208 [GeForce GT 720] nvidia v: 340.107
Acer Technologies 24" 1920 x 1080

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