Getting rid of nvidia (Debian Stretch)



sudo apt-get purge nvidia. # (don't forget the "." dot) It erases every package with "nvidia"

# sudo stop lightdm # ?

# sudo apt install --reinstall xserver-xorg
sudo apt install --reinstall xserver-xorg-video-nouveau

# killall Xorg # ?

sudo mv /etc/X11/xorg.conf ~/xorg.conf.nvidia.bak

sudo reboot

# getting vdpau to work with noveau driver
sudo apt install mesa-vdpau-drivers

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