[ubuntu] Can't get Nvidia GeForce GT 540M working on 11.04

view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I have acer TravelMate 5760G Laptop, with Nvidia GeForce GT 540M graphics on it. Unfortunately, I can not get it to run with Nvidia drivers, what prohibits to run it with OpenGL. I need to make the OpenGL working so that I can work with Blender (3D design/render software). What I did: I tried to install the original drivers downloaded from www.geforce.com/Drivers (NVIDIA-Linux-x86-285.05.09.run), and upon finishing install, it asked if I want to activate the newly installed driver. I indeed did, but after restart the system stalls shortly after "Checking battery" status msg (s (Hardware)