Comment 83 for bug 526892

Yotam Benshalom (benshalom) wrote :

This fix might be the source of a serious problem, described in bug #522328. See also the discussion in nvidia linux forum: http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?p=2255743#post2255743

Basically, loading vga16fb blocks the nvidia proprietary module from loading on some systems.