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More on Video drivers in Linux

I read some more about NVIDIA graphics drivers.  I wanted to know why the workaround mentioned in my previous post worked, which was installing the CUDA package I downloaded about a month ago in order to get the X window System working again.  After each boot-up or attempt to boot and run the X window system, a log of events is created, a file /var/log/Xorg.0.log .

So just now I typed:

$ more /var/log/Xorg.0.log  [ENTER]

to view today’s log-file during boot-up. It’s quite intimidating and I vaguely understand the contents of this log file …

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January 30, 2014 at 1:25 am

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