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Hi. My distro is Fedora Core 6. Yesterday I was trying to enable 3D support for my nVidia graphics card following this instructions:
1. Make sure that you're using my yum configuration from the installing software question.
2. Open a Terminal.
3. Become root:
4. Install the driver:
yum install kmod-nvidia
5. Shut down X:
6. Log in as root.
7. Enable the driver:
8. Restart X:
But when I reached step 5 and type "init 3" the screen came black and I didn't known how to follow, so I make ctrl-alt-supr and since then everything goes bad.
Now when I start receive a message: hidd [Fail] and various message that X has problem.
Any help? step by step, please, because I am new with this OS. Thanks.
Keep an eye on your boot screen. there should be a estore option in there somewhere. When the boot loader comes on screen, hit the up or down arrow to buy yourself some more time to look at it. Most boot loaders I have seen always have some great restore or repair options on them. If it's not there, let me know and I'll point you in the right direction for further guidance.