The time now is The time now is I’m running Dapper Drake ubuntu when I try to install ubuntu with my nvidia xfx geforce mx installed it gives me an error saying that I the xserver is not properly configured. Help answer threads with 0 replies. John Galt I never was able to use compiz compositor on legacy chip nvidia geforce4 mx on Ubuntu

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Hi, I installed ubuntu onto my system and am having trouble getting my video card to work with it. Sorry if I screwed it up. Help answer threads with 0 replies. I’ve installed the nvidia drivers from synaptic, but still the same results.


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Try to disable the onboard video card from within your BIOS to see if that fix the pinux. The problem is even after installing the necessary graphics driver from software repository and the additional drivers section tried both methodsstill i am not able to use the “visual effects” section in the “appearance preferences” of the “change desktop background” section.

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[SOLVED] ubuntu and nvidia geforce 4 mx ; a match made in hell?

Originally Posted by justanto When I tried it it didn’t change the x. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. If you have problem starting up after this, restore xorg. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration.


I have been experencing simular issues with other graphics cards.

Problems with Geforce mx on Ubuntu

For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. I’ve tried to install the drivers from nvidias site but I have never been able to finish geforde install. I also don’t believe nvidia legacy drivers support They are still supported by the nouveau and vesa drivers.

Problems with Geforce mx on Ubuntu. The compiz also doesn’t seem to work.

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