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Due to this, dynpm only works when a single head is active. See if that fixes everything. Is it really worth the risk when you need a reliable laptop for presentations?

What I now want to ask you is, has somebody else a D with a usable linux system on it? You may want to try to find an open source driver but again, it depends on how much time you have at your hand. Now the problem is I can not change the resolution like I can do in windows. Maybe I should look for tablet hardware, as the most tablets actually run linux.

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Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Hosting provided by Metropolitan Area Network Darmstadt. The default is to enable hardware acceleration. The firmware can be provided by installing the firmware-amd-graphics or firmware-linux-nonfree package.

It sounds like you may have hardware problems as well. If you use this option you must use this option for all instances of the driver. Also, bluetooth did not work with fedora. Maybe frequency or something. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type.

Note that when enabled, this option can adversely affect the framerate of applications that render frames at less than refresh rate. Then what was your first post about? What is the role of moderators? This should greatly help power consumption, especially when idle.

The Radeon driver is already pre-installed in Ubuntu. Make sure both Intel and radeon drivers are installed. How to install Radeon X driver Ask Question. Try modinfo -p radeon to find up-to-date parameters. Furthermore the Radeon driver supports some older chipsets that fglrx does not.

Both the cards get turned on in turn overheating the computer and it also makes lot of noise. If you have a laptop that's getting too hot, try setting the power management profile to low.

Partners Support Community Ubuntu. First I dualbooted the notebook with a preinstalled and preactivated win xp and Ubuntu. There are a lot of marketing names.

Running fedora, it doesn't freeze or shutdown anymore, but under Arch the graphics worked better. If disabled, no scanline synchronization is performed, meaning tearing will likely occur. This generally solves the problem.

It reduces tearing at the cost of performance and has been known to cause instability on some chips. Email Required, but never shown. The laptop doesn't seem to have hardware problems exept for the bluetooth maybe. Also, Windows is not an option for me, for several reasons.

And if yes, what distribution, and what special drivers if any do you use? The drivers may show up there. It was not until two weeks ago that I got a Broadcom Wifi card to work for the first time with native Linux drivers, xerox pro 75 driver no ndiswrapper which I tried in the past but never really worked.

Soon I switched to Arch, which had the newest opensource ati-drivers, and I stuck with it for a long time. As an alternative, you can install a newer release of Ubuntu.

But laptops with nvidia-graphics are rare, and not very cheap. Bicubic filtering is not currently compatible with other Xv attributes like hue, contrast, and brightness, and must be disabled to use those attributes. Now asking for you wisdom to get my display work. Are these Informations correct, or do I misunderstand something? The hardware manufacturers simply don't support their hardware for a really long time.

It also enables clock and power gating. To me, that goes to show that even the most stubborn companies are starting to take Linux seriously. It also needs firmware-linux-nonfree package to get it to work.

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Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. This section only covers configuration details specific to this driver.

The drm will attempt to load the appropriate hwmon driver. In any case, I have had the best experience with Intel graphics.

This is not an exhaustive list. Frankly, why not just buy a new laptop?

AMD/ATI Open Source Drivers (amdgpu radeon r128 mach64)

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All forum topics Previous Topic Next Topic. Use the proprietary ones if they exist otherwise use whichever one is recommended.

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Rik Faith faith precisioninsight. It ran great, I could play games, connect it to external displays and stuff.