[CDBUG-talk] [CDBUG] NVidia Driver
doon at inoc.net
Mon Jan 5 13:36:35 EST 2009
On Jan 5, 2009, at 1:33 PM, Chuck Atkins wrote:
> I'm having an interesting issue w/ my laptop that perhaps you folks
> help me with. I have a Dell D630 w/ 4GB of RAM and an NVidia Quadro
> 135M w/ 128M memory. When I try to use the nvidia-driver w/ 8-
> CURRENT (I
> have to use 8-CURRENT for the iwn driver), the system freezes and
> If I remove one of the 2GB sticks so there is only 2GB of RAM,
> works great. So, my question then is this: Are there any
> parameters I can
> pass to the kernel at boot time to allow the system to operate with
> a lesser
> ammount of RAM than is actually available in order to allow the
> driver to
> work correctly? Perhaps I could limit FBSD to only 3.5GB?
Are you running 64bit?
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