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Login loop, black screen problem

The login loop problem that has been affecting Ubuntu distributions for years, but I have found posts on the Internet about the same, or similar, problems in other distributions too. Most of what I've ...
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Nvidia driver install on Ubuntu 22.04.3 TLS

I tried to install Nvidia driver on my Asus laptop GU603H powered by rtx 3060 max-q mobile graphic card. I couldn't update my driver via GUI so I tried to tty1 using following steps: 1- purging all ...
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Will a nVidia GTX 1050 card work with Linux?

I have a laptop with GTX 1050 card and planning to buy in the near future PC with some external nvidia card as well. I want to install linux on both of them, but I never used linux with nvidia before ...
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How to get smoothly running emulator games with free software only on Debian/KDE with a Nvidea GeForce GTX graphics card?

I'd like to play games on my computer with free software only. The graphics card driver should hence be free software too. I currently have a Nvidea GeForce GTX graphics card and thought about getting ...
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Very low frame rate during the login screen of Ubuntu LTS 20.01.1

I installed Ubuntu Dekstop 20.04.1 LTS for x64 systems on a old HP Proliant ML110 G5. It works quite well since it recognizes the tape drive and the embedded SATA raid controller, but during the login ...
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Debian 10 on HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop with Geforce GTX 1050: Stuck on black screen

I have a HP 15-ec0042ax Pavilion Gaming Laptop with the following hardware: 1.AMD Ryzen 5-3550H 2.GPU 0: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 3.GPU 1: AMD Radeon Vega 8 Graphics Windows 10 came pre-installed and ...
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"ERROR: NVIDIA driver is not loaded" - Linux Mint 20 Ulyana

I have installed Linux Mint 20 Ulyana, with secure boot enabled, on my Mi Horizon 14 notebook equipped with Geforce MX350. After the installation I have enabled nvidia-driver-440 using Driver Manager. ...
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How to enable hardware acceleration in FreeBSD?

I've a computer which has some limited hardware. It's specs are these. AMD 64 Athlon 3000+. Nvidia FX 5700 256MB. 512MB RAM DDR x2 = 1024MB. I have installed on it FreeBSD 12.1 RELEASE-p6 GENERIC i386 ...
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Black screen after booting archlinux installation program from usb drive

Trying to install Archlinux on my laptop, I get a black screen after I pick Arch Linux archiso x86_64 UEFI CD and hitting Enter on the boot menu. I waited for about 10 minutes and the black screen ...
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VMware SVGA II Adapter in Kali Linux 2020.2

During grub boot, I have to add nomodeset parameter, else Kali Linux 2020.2 won't be able to boot inside VirtualBox. Then, I was trying to install nvidia drivers on VM when found this article. Do ...
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Why does my graphics card have glitches and low performance with the latest nouveau driver in debian?

I have a graphics card of the NVE4 type as listed here. According to the list and this feature matrix it should be compatible with the FOSS nouveau driver for nvidea graphics cards. I have xserver-...
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Path from the user-space application to the GPU. X server vs. Direct rendering

Are these hierarchies correct for applications (or some part of) that use OpenGL directly(i.e not GLX) and for those which use XLib in linux? OpenGL: OpenGL --> libmesa --> libdrm --> ...
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Download is performed unsandboxed as root as file 'ffmpeg_4.2.2-1.dsc' couldn't be accessed by user '_apt'. - pkgAcquire::Run (13: Permission denied)

I ran the following commands to get the ffmpeg in Kali Linux as root. I got the tutorial link from This Link sudo apt-get build-dep ffmpeg sudo apt-get install libfdk-aac-dev sudo apt-get source ...
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Command line to detect graphics card driver on Ubuntu 18.04

Is there anyway to detect which driver is now handling the graphic card on my Ubuntu 18.04? I have NVIDIA Geforce 740M on my laptop.
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Ubuntu Server won't start if no GPU is installed

I try to set my old PC as a headless Ubuntu Server. When I first installed it with a GPU and then removed the GPU everything worked as excepted. My Motherboard (Asus p8p67-m) made one long and three ...
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Laptop with LinuxMint OS unable to detect external monitor

I had posted this in Superuser forum but did not got any response, so I am posting it here. Laptop: Asus ROG Strix, G531GT-AL041T, G Core i7 9th Gen, with NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1650 graphics card. A ...
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Why can I not change xorg.conf.d "OutputClass" to "Device" for RX560 GPU

I have a: Lenovo Y520-15KIBA CPU Intel i5 with GPU AMD Radeon RX560 linux kernel 4.20.47-custom (with bloobs of new firmware 1.175) DRM is 3.27.0 also kernel 4.17-generic is in the grub I want to ...
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Power off video card until reboot from command line?

I have "headless" machine with video card, I use very rarely, only if I want physical access to it. The cooler of this video card became old and started to produce bad noise. Can I disable this video ...
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Linux won't boot with Nvidia GTX only

I have a headless desktop computer (no screen / no keyboard) used as a machine-learning training server (using a GPU). I connect it via SSH from my other computer (laptop). When: I start the ...
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Recommendations for a well supported graphics card (frame buffer) for Linux servers [closed]

I'm building a Linux server with a board which doesn't have onboard graphics. This system will be headless for the most part but I will connect a monitor to it as it doesn't have IPMI. What PCIe ...
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Black screen after login in Gnome

I made a fresh install of Fedora 28 (kernel 4.17) on my Thinkpad P50 with NVidia Quadro M1000M. I have had trouble with external screen (did not work) so I decided to install proprietary NVidia ...
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Cant figure Xorg Configure on Nvidia optimus and Bios Legacy on FreeBSD

I have a difficult thing to set up Xorg on my laptop nvidia optimus, Allienware M11x R3 Intel i7-4xxx Nvidia gt 540M and intel driver Ram 8 GB When i install Xorg on Freebsd and startx, it failed. I ...
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Help with graphic card(s)

I'm a GNU/Linux user and love it, but I have been struggling to correctly install this system on my computer (laptop), all due to the graphic graphics card. Here are the specs of the computer: Intel ...
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Can't set correct display resolution

I have current Debian testing, can't set resolution for display dell U2718Q: # inxi -Gxx Graphics: Card: Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller bus-ID: ...
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Booting Linux on Mac with internal GPU

I own a early 2011 MacBook Pro 15" (macOS Sierra). Some weeks ago, my discrete GPU (AMD Radeon) kinda broke (as soon as the Mac had to calculate something, the screen got distorted). Because of that, ...
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Graphical Card, from nothing, get the correct configuration - why? How?

For years, I used my old laptop with SIS 771/671 graphical card, having a ugly video configuration, that stretched the image over the external monitor. This issue makes me made this question searching ...
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Parts of screen displaying old graphics

I need help with determining what is the reason of graphical artifacts. Randomly screen changes to the image from screensaver or some previous state of screen (i.e. from half an hour ago), and moving ...
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Is it possible to use the nvidia-driver only when gaming and nouveau at all other times? [Debian 9]

Is it possible to switch between drivers during operating system run time? In particular I'd like use the FOSS nouveau driver for my nvidia graphics card at all times except when I'm doing GPU-...
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How to check if my graphics card (driver) is working properly? [Debian 9]

I have a nvidia graphics card and for getting it to work I only added contrib non-free to my repositories' sections in synaptic (reluctantly), installed nvidia-driver and restarted. In the NVIDIA X ...
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Nondeterministic graphic cards device names

My system contains three graphic cards, one radeon and two nvidia. I'm trying to configure a multiseat setup but the "device name" of the graphic cards is not stable, it change from one boot to ...
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Missing /sys/kernel/debug/vgaswitcheroo

I have recently bought a Dell Inspiron 5567 and I have installed Debian 8 on it. First of all my wireless was not working so I had to update my linux kernel to 4.1 and copy some iwlwifi firmware from ...
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Select graphics card for console output

I have an HP DL380G9 server with two discreet nvidia graphics card installed running RHEL 6 with Kernel 2.6.32-573. Both cards have the same chipset (NV117) but different models. K620 (Slot 5 address ...
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Centos 7 isn't using my dedicated graphics card

I recently purchased a thinkpad p50s and decided to put centos on, but now the computer is not using the dedicated nvidia card. How can I fix this?
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Linux Mint 17.2 graphic card not recognize 1060 gtx

I came here because I have a issue with my new graphic card (1060 GTX) on Linux Mint 17.2. The graphic card works perfectly on Windows. When I choose Linux Mint from the Grub, the screen become black ...
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Where can I find Intel Xeon E3-1200 v2/3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller driver?

It seems that Mint 17.3 came out lacking the Intel Xeon E3-1200 v2/3rd Gen Core Graphics Controller driver. Where can I download it in order to install it manually? UPDATE: Why I believe that this ...
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Auto-detect video card driver

I've recently made a Linux From Scratch with Kernel 4.5.0 on virtualbox. In the /etc/X11/xorg.conf I have listed my video driver as vesa However when I boot into the live session in my laptop, the ...
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Graphical issues installing Linux Mint

I'm trying to install Mint on a desktop and I'm having some issues getting it to cooperate. When I run from the Live DVD and allow it to start automatically, I get this on the screen: If I select the ...
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HD 530 + GTX970 = blackscreen with nvidia optimus

I just bought msi gs40 6qe. This laptop has skylake core i7 6700hq (which means integrated graphic HD 530) and discrete GTX 970. I'm struggling to start xorg on archlinux. I'm trying to run xorg ...
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Replace Incorrect Packages which are Dependencies

The machine has a NVIDIA GeForce 7350 LE graphics card, and I realised that I set up the wrong graphics driver when setting up an Arch Linux machine. I also chose the wrong versions of libgl and lib32-...
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i915 - Intel BayTrail - graphics artifacts

I just noticed I have some kind of graphics artifacts which effect visual discomfort like so called "blurry"; And, moreover, I am not sure I have correct DPI settings right now (give me advise ...
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Graphic card driver issues Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

I have a Thinkpad T400 with a ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3470. It appears that the basic installation of my Ubuntu does not "fully use" the ATI graphics card. From what I have read, the fglrx driver does ...
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Centos 7 GUI Freeze problem

I have installed CentOS 7 DVD ISO on my MSI GE70 Laptop that has geforce gtx 765m, when the GUI comes after 5 seconds screen freeze. Is this an nvidia problem? How can I solve it? I cannot disable ...
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How to disabled nvidia graphics card and start using intel hd 4600

I use UBuntu 14.04 LTS. I have cpu i4790k with hdgraphics 4600. How to disable my nvidia graphics card and start using intel hd 4600 ? Should I change something in bios or it is possible from the ...
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Problem of graphic performance, "glxgears" between different users

I have a problem of performance with 3D Graphic NVIDIA (Quadro FX GRID K2/PCIe/SSE2), when I run glxgears in a terminal as root, the system performance is 9676 FPS, but if I run glxgears with other ...
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AIX: show video card

How to know wich video card is present in my aix workstation? I have tried: lsdev |grep video lsdev|grep vga prtconf but no info. I see a vga is installed on workstation.
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How to fix display crash for the Radeon R7 260x graphics driver?

My display turns off after 60 minutes. My computer is an HP Pavilion h8-1234. I have a dual boot setup of windows 7 and linux mint 13. I replaced my old graphics card with the new Radeon R7 260x ...
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[ERROR]Cannot access secondary GPU…Failed to initialize the NVIDIA kernel module [closed]

I've installed Bumblebee with Ryan McQuen's crazybee.sh script, described here, and I'm actually able to startx successfully now (because Bumblebee uses the on-board Intel graphics by default), but ...
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dota 2 graphics problem in ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 in my laptop. I then installed steam and finally dota 2. But the graphics are very bad. I have AMD Radeon 7400 in my laptop. It seems like dota 2 is not running through my ...
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Elementary OS ATI Graphics

I have an Acer Aspire 4820TG. It has an integrated and a dedicated graphics card, the latter is an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650. The installation of Elementary OS (Luna) went fine but I needed ...
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How to enable graphics acceleration for SIS 771/671 on Zorin OS 8 lite (lubuntu 13.10)

Anyone knows how can I check/test my 2d acceleration? See if it's on/off and working correctly and as efficient as it should? I have SIS 771/671 on Zorin OS 8 Lite. I believe the resolution should be ...
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