I've also added a section "InputDevice" from the older xorg.conf but possibly it isnt needed.
So nvidia driver is loading, mouse and keyboard works but there are some problems with libGL* libraries. glxgears says ELF class is wrong... (( Last edited by takenp on Tue 16 Oct 2018, 03:18; edited 1 time in total
Joined: 11 Oct 2009 Posts: 12747 Location: S.C. USA
Posted: Mon 15 Oct 2018, 19:42 Post subject:
The puppy version is bionicpup64 7.9.5?
That is the latest release and the one to be using.
Have you done Quickpet>Info>Bionicpup updates?
Did you get the 64 bit version of the Nvidia driver?
You are sure that is the correct driver for your hardware?
The one Nvidia web site recommends? _________________ The things they do not tell you, are usually the clue to solving the problem.
When I was a kid I wanted to be older.... This is not what I expected
YaPI(any iso installer) http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=107601
Joined: 19 May 2009 Posts: 1418 Location: Brisbane, Australia
Posted: Mon 15 Oct 2018, 23:24 Post subject:
I have had the same issue repeatedly with various Pups. I have found that at the end of the compile process Nvidia asks to re-write it's own xorg.conf file. Don't do that, and then run Puppy's xorgwizard and select nvidia and the keyboard works.
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