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by mbalino
Thu Nov 27, 2014 12:40 am
Forum: Others
Topic: Mint version with ALL desktop ?
Replies: 2
Views: 912

Re: Mint version with ALL desktop ?

sudo apt-get install mint-meta-mate

Thanks, I tried that and it did not works !!

MATE start but I can't use it at all
by mbalino
Sun Nov 23, 2014 1:09 pm
Forum: Others
Topic: Mint version with ALL desktop ?
Replies: 2
Views: 912

Mint version with ALL desktop ?

Hi There i am wondering if there is a Linux Mint version that comes like the old fashion way: KDE + MATE + CiNNAMON in the same DVD (installed by default ready to use ...) I am running KMINT 17 and when I want to try other desktop the only one that I could install was XFCE CINNAMON gave me an error ...
by mbalino
Sat Nov 22, 2014 4:58 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: XINERAMA vs XRANDR and other issues MultiGPU
Replies: 1
Views: 739

Re: XINERAMA vs XRANDR and other issues MultiGPU

Nobody? :oops:
Anybody? :?
Somebody? :roll:
by mbalino
Sun Nov 16, 2014 2:13 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: XINERAMA vs XRANDR and other issues MultiGPU
Replies: 1
Views: 739

XINERAMA vs XRANDR and other issues MultiGPU

Hello guys I have this configuration inxi -FGx System: Host: Mint-PC Kernel: 3.17.3-031703-generic x86_64 (64 bit, gcc: 4.6.3) Desktop: KDE 4.13.3 (Qt 4.8.6) Distro: Linux Mint 17 Qiana Machine: Mobo: ASUSTeK model: SABERTOOTH X79 version: Rev 1.xx Bios: American Megatrends version: 4801 date: 07/25...
by mbalino
Mon Oct 20, 2014 12:24 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [SOLVED] ATI HD7970 & HD7700 2nd Monitor not detected
Replies: 2
Views: 1753

Re: ATI 7970 & 7700 DTV not detected

Finally I figured out I did try "aticonfig --initial -f --adapter=all" as well as "amdconfig --initial -f --adapter=all" log out/in and voila two desktop running ... BUT ... XINERAMA + DESKTOP EFFECT --> Kwin crash and hughe issues with two monitors and saving the config, everytime xorg.conf was res...
by mbalino
Sat Oct 18, 2014 8:12 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [SOLVED] ATI HD7970 & HD7700 2nd Monitor not detected
Replies: 2
Views: 1753

Re: ATI 7970 & 7700 DTV not detected

Change: Installed a 2nd monitor Samsung LED 24" through HDMI to 7970 and now I have and big desktop area 3840x1080 with a resolution 1920 x 1080 Still showing [Unkown Display] on HD 7770 And I noticed that I can't use the 7770, if I unplug the monitor and connect to 7770 I can't see anything (NO SIG...
by mbalino
Sat Oct 18, 2014 1:48 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: [SOLVED] ATI HD7970 & HD7700 2nd Monitor not detected
Replies: 2
Views: 1753

[SOLVED] ATI HD7970 & HD7700 2nd Monitor not detected

Hello everyone I have this configuration: ~ > inxi -Fx System: Host: Mint-PC Kernel: 3.13.0-24-generic x86_64 (64 bit, gcc: 4.8.2) Desktop: KDE 4.13.3 (Qt 4.8.6) Distro: Linux Mint 17 Qiana Machine: Mobo: ASUSTeK model: SABERTOOTH X79 version: Rev 1.xx Bios: American Megatrends version: 4608 date: 1...
by mbalino
Thu Jan 16, 2014 7:28 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

Powerhouse: I would like to thank you for your amazing post, and all other users that replied and tried to help me. It is unfortunate but I gave up and deleted LM16 and got back to W8.1PRO :cry: I have a RHD7770 to use ... :oops: since I can not use with my HD6850 or my HD7970 for crossfire .. so, w...
by mbalino
Wed Jan 08, 2014 1:00 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

I did all the steps that you asked me to correct and inclusive I have purged virt-manager I have installed: gtkvncviewer, x11vncviewer, etc. When I am trying to run: [1]mbalino@Bolso:~ > sudo xm vncviewer Win7 [142]mbalino@Bolso:~ > nothing happens sudo vncviewer localhost:0 I am connected to my LIN...
by mbalino
Tue Jan 07, 2014 1:05 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

Adding manually the PCI Host device
by mbalino
Tue Jan 07, 2014 12:16 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

lspci | grep VGA mbalino@Bolso:~ > 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Tahiti XT [Radeon HD 7970/R9 280X] 02:00.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Cape Verde XT [Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition sudo xm dmesg (XEN) Xen version 4.3.0 (U...
by mbalino
Sun Jan 05, 2014 11:35 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

Well, my friends ... I am almost giving up with Linux ... I updated the BIOS to 4608 which enabled the Vt-d : mbalino@Bolso:~ > sudo xm dmesg (XEN) Xen version 4.3.0 (Ubuntu 4.3.0-1ubuntu1.2) (stefan.bader@canonical.com) (gcc (Ubuntu/Linaro 4.8.1-10ubuntu8) 4.8.1) debug=n Tue Dec 17 15:35:25 UTC 201...
by mbalino
Thu Dec 19, 2013 11:10 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

Sent the PM Please confirm that received, I don;t know why but it is showing in my outbox ... (like not been sent) Marcel Good news everyone!!!! From ASUS DEPARTMENT: "Hi Marcel, to get back to your previous enquiry/feedback for Vt-d issues, according to our Product Manager, the new BIOS will have t...
by mbalino
Wed Dec 18, 2013 4:43 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

Good news everyone!!!! From ASUS DEPARTMENT: "Hi Marcel, to get back to your previous enquiry/feedback for Vt-d issues, according to our Product Manager, the new BIOS will have that function included. The new BIOS will be released around the end of the DEC. 2013" This BIOS will correct the UEFI prob...
by mbalino
Mon Dec 16, 2013 6:35 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

Your guide is awesome, the only thing I will add (IMHO) is to check that you Dom0 start with XEN not QEMU (my first issue that I figured out ...) Just to let you know, I updated the BIOS to the latest one 4502 hoping that it will fix the issue, that is why you see 4302 in my previous post) but no lu...
by mbalino
Mon Dec 16, 2013 10:37 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

@mbalino this is my working xm dmesg on mint 15. You have I/O Enabled: (XEN) Intel VT-d supported page sizes: 4kB. (XEN) Intel VT-d supported page sizes: 4kB. (XEN) Intel VT-d Snoop Control not enabled. (XEN) Intel VT-d Dom0 DMA Passthrough not enabled. (XEN) Intel VT-d Queued Invalidation enabled....
by mbalino
Sat Dec 14, 2013 11:09 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

For some reason THERE IS NO Vt-d
Hardware issues???

I checked the BIOS and is said Virtualization Enabled and Vt-d/x ENABLED

if I disabled then VMX is showing DISABLED.

I am very dissapointed right now ... :evil:

Can you please aste your xm dmesg???
by mbalino
Sat Dec 14, 2013 10:55 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough
Replies: 533
Views: 770550

Re: HOW-TO make dual-boot obsolete using XEN VGA passthrough

mbalino@Bolso:~ > sudo xm dmesg (XEN) Xen version 4.3.0 (Ubuntu 4.3.0-1ubuntu1.1) (stefan.bader@canonical.com) (gcc (Ubuntu/Linaro 4.8.1-10ubuntu8) 4.8.1) debug=n Mon Nov 11 19:34:29 UTC 2013 (XEN) Bootloader: GRUB 2.00-19ubuntu2.1 (XEN) Command line: placeholder iommu=1 dom0_mem=8192M (XEN) Video i...

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