Nvidia drivers

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Instructions and content here are obsolete, and should not be used. For actual information look here: HOWTO: Get AMD/ATI or Nvidia Video Cards working in Sabayon#NVIDIA. You have been warned.

Pre-Made Xorg Conf For Sabayon Linux

Pre-Start

you will need the Nvidia drivers.

emerge nvidia-drivers

Start

In console type
nano /etc/X11/xorg.conf

Remove all of it's contents.
Now enter Contents.

Section "ServerLayout"
        Identifier     "Default Layout"
        Screen      0  "Screen0" 0 0
        InputDevice    "Mouse0" "CorePointer"
        InputDevice    "Keyboard0" "CoreKeyboard"
        Option "AIGLX" "true"
EndSection

Section "Module"
        Load  "dbe"
        Load  "extmod"
        Load  "fbdevhw"
        Load  "glx"
        Load  "record"
        Load  "freetype"
        Load  "type1"
        Load  "dri"
EndSection

Section "InputDevice"
        Identifier  "Keyboard0"
        Driver      "kbd"
        Option      "XkbModel" "pc105"
        Option      "XkbLayout" "us"
EndSection

Section "InputDevice"
        Identifier  "Mouse0"
        Driver      "mouse"
        Option      "Protocol" "IMPS/2"
        Option      "Device" "/dev/input/mice"
        Option      "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
        Option      "Emulate3Buttons" "yes"
EndSection

Section "Monitor"
        Identifier   "Monitor0"
        VendorName   "Monitor Vendor"
        ModelName    "Gateway VX720"
        DisplaySize  310        230
        HorizSync    30.0 - 96.0
        VertRefresh  50.0 - 130.0
        Option      "dpms"
EndSection

Section "Device"
        Identifier  "Videocard0"
        Driver  "nvidia"
        VendorName  "Videocard vendor"
        BoardName   "nVidia Corporation NV34 [GeForce FX 5500]"
        Option "XAANoOffscreenPixmaps" "true"# Optional if NVIDIA drivers are used
        Option "AddARGBGLXVisuals" "On" 
        Option "AllowGLXWithComposite" "true"
EndSection

Section "Screen"
        Identifier "Screen0"
        Device     "Videocard0"
        Monitor    "Monitor0"
        DefaultDepth     24
        SubSection "Display"
                Viewport   0 0
                Depth     24
                Modes    "1280x1024"
        EndSubSection
EndSection

Section "DRI"
        Group        0
        Mode         0666
EndSection

Section "Extensions"
  Option "Composite" "Enable"
EndSection