NVIDIA (0): WAIT & allocation failed: out of vmalloc scpace

Rainer Peter Feller Rainer-Peter.Feller at physik.uni-hamburg.de
Mon Mar 6 00:29:39 PST 2006


Hi,
just good to know, if you get this kind of errors (because you got a new
GFX-Board) when you use the nVidia (cosed source) driver ...
just do what your kernel says:
"use vmalloc=<size> to increase size"

I gave the kernel vmalloc=512M as parameter.

O.K. why the hell is this idiot telling us this?
Because the next time I got a dark screen after upgrading my gfx I want
the solution as the first hit with google :-)
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CUH Rainer Peter Feller
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