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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0005360Kali Linux[All Projects] General Bugpublic2020-02-10 17:38
Reporterlw3968 Assigned To 
Status closedResolutionopen 
Product Version2019.1 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0005360: [2019.1a-amd64]gfx module not working, nvkm_pmu_init failue
  My computer will stop show up kali desktop even if i have enter the root password.
 Then reboot the computer and chose recovery mode to get the shell and capture the dmesg log.
it shows nvkm_pmu_init fails.

Details please reference attchement.
Steps To Reproduce
1. Turn on button to power on kali
2. Type root password to login the system
3. Hit the enter, gfx will hang on and stop to show up kali desktop.

3. The kali desktop will show up later



2019-03-21 16:05


nvkm.dmesg (64,376 bytes)


2020-02-10 17:38

administrator   ~0012097

Due to the age of the OS (Kali Moto [v1], Kali Safi [v2], Kali Rolling <= 2019.2), these legacy versions are no longer supported.
We will be closing this ticket due to inactivity.

Please could you see if you are able to replicate this issue with the latest version of Kali Linux -

If you are still facing the same problem, feel free to re-open the ticket. If you choose to do this, could you provide more information to the issue you are facing, and also give information about your setup?
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Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2019-03-21 16:05 lw3968 New Issue
2019-03-21 16:05 lw3968 File Added: nvkm.dmesg
2020-02-10 17:38 g0tmi1k Note Added: 0012097
2020-02-10 17:38 g0tmi1k Status new => closed