The lilo.conf would look as follows:
boot = /dev/sda
timeout = 1200
vga = 791
#Linux Bootable Partition Config begins
image = /boot/vmlinuz
root = /dev/sda4
label = Back|Track
#Windows Bootable Partition Config begins
other = /dev/sda1
lable = Winblowz|Vista
table = /dev/sda
Also the syslinux.cfg settings would be as follows, changing where needed:
This is driving me crazy
KERNEL /boot/vmlinuz APPEND vga=0x317 initrd=/boot/initrd.gz ramdisk_size=6666
root=/dev/ram0 rw chexpand=256 load=nvidia,cubez autoexec=xconf;cubez;startx
I've tried just about everything I can think of besides trying different driver releases, and cannot get an X session started at all.
I'm getting this:
Also, I just checked dmesg and got an nvidia taints kernel.....
NVIDIA: could not open the device file /dev/nvidia0 (Input/output error).
(EE) NVIDIA(GPU-1): Failed to initialize the NVIDIA graphics device PCI:2:0:0.
(EE) NVIDIA(GPU-1): Please see the COMMON PROBLEMS section in the README for
(EE) NVIDIA(GPU-1): additional information.
ShadowKill:~# ls -la /dev/nv*
crw-rw-rw- 1 root root 195, 0 2008-06-20 00:42 /dev/nvidia0
crw-rw-rw- 1 root root 195, 255 2008-06-20 00:42 /dev/nvidiactl
Lack of sleep + console bashing + frustration = clouded thinking....