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OpenSuse 15.2 - i915 Intel Driver - Separate X Screen / Dual independent head

I'm trying to have two separate display connected to the motherboard with no discrete NVIDIA or ATI GPU. So the gpu I want to use is the INTEL embedded GPU. The goal is to have two separate X screen ...
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Multiple outputs in docking station show as single output

I have a USB-C docking station with 3 video outputs connected to my laptop. All ports work as expected. The laptop is running minimal Ubuntu 20.04, with no DE and i915 driver (I have removed the ...
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built-in monitor recognized when using nvidia driver, but not when using i915?

TL;DR: I'm using Pop 20.10. I'm on a Dell G5 5590 w/ RTX 2070mq (working well) and an i7-9750H. I have a 144hz built-in screen. It works when using nvidia proprietary drivers, but does not work (nor ...
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Fedora 33 kernel 5.9 dell xps 13 2020 strange video on boot

I use Fedora 33 on a Dell XPS 13 (2020). Fedora recently started using the 5.9 kernel. That broke my setup. At boot, the video produces a rainbow pattern (see attached image). This appears before the ...
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Why is the Mesa OpenGL driver for Intel chips called i965?

As I understand, most Intel GPUs are supported on Linux by two different components : i965 (the Mesa/OpenGL part, supporting all recent Intel GPUs) and i915 (kernel part, similarly supporting all ...
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Debian VS Fedora - Intel Brightness drivers difference?

Last update : anybody ? Another solution could be to compile a patch that I have found however, I don't know how to compile such patch. Could somebody explain me how to patch it please ? Thank you ...
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Problem with IOMMU passthrough of i915 after Debian update

Yesterday, after six stable months I upgraded my Debian 10 box to Debian 4.19.98-1+deb10u1 (2020-04-27). I am running a KVM hypervisor and Windows 10 Pro as a VM on that box. The Win VM uses the i915 ...
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Black screen with only cursor AFTER LOGIN on braswell and cherrytrail with Linux 5.7 (i915)

I've built the current 5.7.14 kernel and am running into an issue on my Brasswel (N3150) and CherryTrail (Atom x5-Z8350) systems. The former runs an old Ubuntu 14.04.6LTS system, the latter runs ...
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How to drive an external monitor that does not send hotplug info over HDMI?

Since a few days I have the Dasung Paperlike HD device and after using it for one day I'm afraid the utility that comes with it, did something it shouldn't have done. Hot-plug events First, of all, ...
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archlinux base installation not loading i915 intel driver

I installed a latest archlinux iso(5.1.15 x86_64) on a Latitude E5570. There is a integrated intel GPU on board. I followed the basic installation guide with only the base and base-devel packages. ...
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Intel i915 and xbacklight: No outputs have backlight property

When I run xbacklight I get xbacklight No outputs have backlight property I've seen other posts mentions this but I do have a /sys/class/backlight/intel_backlight. I can write to the file and this ...
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HDMI monitors not correctly detected after suspend if laptop lid closed

When my Dell XPS 15 9570 laptop is on, the monitor plugged in the HDMI port is correctly detected. Unplugging the monitor also works as expected. However, when waking up from suspend by briefly ...
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i915 Graphics, Fedora 28, Resolution and Display Issues

I've lovingly installed Fedora 28 (actually 27, then upgraded into 28 -- but this occurred at the start of the 27 install), onto my Dell Inspiron 1545. PROBLEM STATEMENT: I have to use NOMODESET to ...
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Display keeps blacking out (i915)

I am experiencing a very annoying display problem on my laptop, which I am struggling to troubleshoot: The display is frequently blacking out. When it does this, the system keeps running in the ...
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Firmware issues at startup (Debian 9 - Firmware i915 and rtl8168g-2

Here is the problem displayed by dmesg $ sudo dmesg | grep error [...] [ 7.792141] i915 0000:00:02.0: Direct firmware load for i915/bxt_dmc_ver1_07.bin failed with error -2 [...] [ 11.977510] ...
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modprobe: FATAL: Module fbcon not found. Number of created screens does not match number of detected devices

I am using debian. I recently have purged X11 and xcfe4 and reinstalled them both but whenever I lauch Xorg --configure I get this: (++) Using config file: "/root/xorg.conf.new" (==) Using system ...
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Radeon GPU not found after kernel upgraded to CentOS 7.5 - "[AMD/ATI] display unclaimed"

My system has a three monitor setup: Monitor 1 connected to the onboard i915 chip Monitor 2 & 3 connected to a Radeon RX 560 GPU This configuration worked until I upgraded CentOS to the 3.10.0-...
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Why is snd_hda_intel audio driver not loading?

snd_hda_intel audio driver is not loading I recently installed debian9 stretch on my acer 14 CB3-431 chromebook. Here is the link of this iso I used: firmware-9.4.0-amd64-netinst.iso I did fresh ...
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Zotac ZBOX CI323-Nano-U goes blank when second display is attached (Fedora 27 Cinnamon X)

The Zotac CI323 has DisplayPort, HDMI, and VGA outputs. It is running Fedora 27 Cinnamon with X. lspci -v shows an x5-E8000/J3xxx/N3xxx with kernel module i915 in use Any single digital display ...
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i915 Intel Skylake: System-freeze after wake up from hibernate (suspend to disk)

The problem is that very often (not always) after I supend to disk (hibernate) and try to wake up the machine using the power button, the display freezes and nothing more is happening, it just hangs ...
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MacBook Pro 9.1 (mid 2012) enable GPU switching in Debian 9.3

I work in deep learning projects and I need to run my MBP on Linux for running demos. I have installed Debian Linux 9.3 and everything is fine, except for the GPU which is always on. I cannot find a ...
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Pause a process based on screen blank status? [duplicate]

I am running Debian 9 but this is a more universal Linux question. I have an Intel NUC (i5-4250U) with integrated graphics. When I run memory-intensive tasks in the background my system lags ...
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error with i915 clock in dmesg

Build Debian 9 (Kernel 4.8.0.1-amd64) i6700k (Skylake) Issue I get a strange error in dmesg that reads: [ 3.683213] [drm:intel_dp_link_training_clock_recovery [i915]] *ERROR* too many full ...
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i915 as secondary and dpms problem on primary

I do have a Supermicro X11SBA-LN4F running Debian stretch RC2. This board has an AST2400 BMC and an N3700 processor. So, the board got two video cards - one via ast and one via i915. This results ...
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Tearing issue with archlinux/skylake hd530/gnome 3.22 wayland

I've installed archlinux+Gnome 3.22. Everything is working fine except i915 mod (I think) because I can see display tearing, mostly in firefox. I tried every 20-intel.conf configurations. I installed ...
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Chrome on Gnome randomly fails to go full screen

I have CentOS 7 running the 4.7.1 kernel (elrepo-ml) on an Intel NUC with Intel HD Graphics i915. I'm trying to run Chrome in full screen mode google-chrome --full-screen --kiosk http:192.168.2.20 (...
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Debian keeps hanging, may be graphics driver issue

For the past few days, my Debian install keeps randomly hanging every 5-30 minutes. The screen freezes. Sometimes GDM kicks me back to the login screen after a little while. Other times it just ...
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How do I fix the error "failed to add i915 component master (-19)"?

I get the error message snd_hda_intel 0000:00:1f.3: failed to add i915 component master (-19) at boot up (along with some other error messages at shut down) on a system running Ubuntu 14.04. If I ...
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xbacklight not working on Debian Jessie, lenovo S10

I'm trying to change the backlight via xbacklight but this is not working. Although xbacklight -set X causes xbacklight -get to return X, the real monitor backlight is unchanged. The ...
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How to install i915_bo driver in Linux Mint

The chosen answer in this post mentions the installation of the i915_bo driver. I have the same OS (Linux Mint 17.3), but I'm running the i915 driver. Can someone please tell me where do I find it ...
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Reduce CPU wakeups by cinnamon and i915

In order to reduce my notebook's power consumption I am using PowerTOP 2.5. hardware: Thinkpad W540 os: Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa kernel: 3.16.0-38-generic I noticed that cinnamon and i915 are the ...
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Screen locks up until after resume

I've a Dell XPS 13 (9350) running Debian Stretch. I have not yet replaced the Broadcom wireless until, or upgraded to a 4.4 kernel with support for it, but expect to do so in the future. After I ...
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Only a single application is apparently able to use i915 driver

For some reason, whenever I run any graphic application, everything but the application I just opened freezes. Sometimes it's inverse: whenever I run any graphic application it opens frozen. At ...
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enable i915.preliminary_hw_support=1 in fedora

I have a intel skylake cpu and I read this article in Phoronix http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=intel-skl-prelim-support, claiming some issues are present at this moment and the ...
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Yocto Linux on Atom Z3735G Baytrail - Initialising i915 gives blank screen

I'm trying to build a custom distro for a tablet, using the Yocto Project with the meta-intel layer. Everything builds OK and after flashing to the device, it boots but the screen goes blank when the ...
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How to install drivers for integrated intel graphics?

I am building a minimal Debian system. I installed Debian Wheezy with the netinstall iso, and selected to install only basic system utilities, no desktop environment. The computer that is running this ...
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Why is the Intel HD Graphics driver called i915?

The only references to i915 I can find are indeed to the linux kernel driver for the intel chips. Intel just seems to call them HD graphics whatever. Intel 915 seems to refer to some Pentium 4 ...
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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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the moire pattern - how to calibrate my LCD? [closed]

I faced a strange issue (something like described here and here); I am not sure but when I look at the lcd screen it feels like an eyes strain or similar which is quite uncomfortable; On Linux Arch ...
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DisplayPort and Intel HD cause GPU hangs

My system has problems with the displayport connection. This is indicated by several problems that, at the first glance, do not have anything in common. The reason why I claim DP for being the cause, ...
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Jerky animations with gnome shell 3.12

Since I upgraded to Gnome Shell 3.12 on ArchLinux x86_64, shell animations (i.e. windows overview) became very jerky on my Intel HD graphics 3000. This happens with both latest kernel 3.14.1 and ...
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Multiple graphics cards in X

I have a really interesting situation. I'm on a Dell XPS 15z laptop, which features an NVIDIA Optimus display combination, using the integrated i915 Intel Graphics alongside an NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M ...
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Dual monitors with 2 videos driver with xrandr 1.4

I'm trying to dual-screen with 2 differents video card drivers (i915 & nvidia) but as you can see xrandr is only listing nvidia provider. I am using Arch Linux. I unsuccessfully tried finding ...
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What is i915.modeset=1 for?

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 and since I upgraded to kernel 3.12.8 (build from source, including ubuntu patches) on a ivybridge video, the boot spash screen was flickering and messing up. So I googled ...
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FreeBSD and i915KMS result in black screen

I only had 800*600 resolution when I installed xorg and openbox. I did some digging and I found out for Intel Corporation Xeon E3-1200 v2/3rd Gen Core processor DRAM Controller I have to active it. so ...
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Is there any way to get Intel i915 graphics without ACPI?

I've got an old tablet PC that panics on boot with ACPI GPE storms. It boots just fine with acpi=off in the kernel arguments, however I've never been able to get the Intel i915 accelerated graphics ...
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Suspend-to-ram fails on Gentoo with i915

I am struggling with suspend-to-ram on my Acer Aspire V3 772G with Gentoo. My configuration: Gentoo 3.12.5 kernel (.config) /etc/portage/make.conf Portage world file 1) It works in Windows 7 and ...