I have a Ubuntu Version here, that is started from USB as a Live version. I do not want to install it on hard disk, because it would be too much for only testing a small thing on Ubuntu.
So I started Ubuntu and installed the nvidia driver (from nvidia) for a GPU (Tesla C2050) with the following commands:
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa -y sudo apg-get update sudo apt-get install nvidia-346
As Ubuntu is started as Live-version, in the beginning, there was the
nouveau driver activated. I want to deactivate it (maybe through
rmmod or something. similar), so only the
nvidia driver is activated and the GPU is using the
How it is possible? What can I do without rebooting the whole system (because all packages installed / removed / changes would be gone)?
I have access to Ubuntu through SSH.
I read that I might be helpful to type the command
sudo update-initramfs -u but that command generated the output
update-initramfs is disabled since running on read-only media