May 18, 2010

uninstall video drivers

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Hi, I recently install video drivers on my Ubuntu 9.10. However, they were bad drivers, and thus do not work. How do I uninstall bad drivers or check them? I know there are many locations that they do exist but should I delete the folders? That seems like a bad idea.

Here is my xorg.conf

Section "Screen"
Identifier "Default Screen"
DefaultDepth 24
EndSection

Section "Module"
Load "glx"
EndSection

Section "Device"
Identifier "Default Device"
Driver "nvidia"
Option "NoLogo" "True"
EndSection

and the xorg.conf failsafe

Section "Device"
Identifier "Configured Video Device"
Driver "vesa"
EndSection

Section "Monitor"
Identifier "Configured Monitor"
EndSection

Section "Screen"
Identifier "Default Screen"
Monitor "Configured Monitor"
Device "Configured Video Device"
EndSection

The xorg.conf-backup-100512115642 is the same as xorg.conf. Drivers are obviously installed but not working.

My system is
athlon 4200
2 8800 GTS 512 SLI
2 GB RAM

Best course of action?