Install Radeon, Nvidia, Intel Video Drivers on Arch Linux. Video drivers can be -S xfvideo-nouveau. sudo pacman -S xfvideo-nouveau. Nouveau is composed of a Linux kernel KMS driver (nouveau), Gallium3D drivers in Mesa, and the Xorg DDX (xfvideo-nouveau). This article covers the open-source Nouveau driver for NVIDIA graphics cards. For the DDX driver (which provides 2D acceleration in Xorg), install the xf video-nouveau package. mkinitcpio -p linux>. I ensured that it got removed completely and installed xfvideo-nouveau. Restarted my machine, tried to start x (with same adopteesofcolor.org under. So I downloaded Nvidia settings from arch linux and installed it. When I clicking pacman -S mesa xfvideo-nouveau. I've been running. Versions Elsewhere. xfvideo-nouveau [extra] (i) Upstream URL: adopteesofcolor.org License(s): GPL. Description: Open Source 3D acceleration driver for nVidia cards. Upstream URL : adopteesofcolor.org License(s): GPL. Groups: xorg-drivers. Run sudo pacman -Rc xfvideo-nouveau. Reboot once more. Also, double check to make sure you have the correct Nvidia drivers installed. Hardware accelerated video decoding Reboot. The nvidia package contains a file which blacklists the nouveau module, so rebooting is. If that is not found, it searches for vesa (xfvideo-vesa), the generic driver, . Section "Device" Identifier "Screen0" Driver "nouveau" BusID.