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by coffeymug
Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Optimization and performance: Using Linux Mint 19 as a gaming platform
Replies: 5
Views: 1173

Re: Optimization and performance: Using Linux Mint 19 as a gaming platform

Oh I read your comment as it doesn't work at all. Well in that case I guess using the Nvidia driver options to change it should be enough right? And as for other desktop environments perhaps it would have some usefulness.
by coffeymug
Wed Jun 20, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Optimization and performance: Using Linux Mint 19 as a gaming platform
Replies: 5
Views: 1173

Re: Optimization and performance: Using Linux Mint 19 as a gaming platform

Compiz should work. Have you installed the compiz settings manager in synaptic? It gives compiz a gui.
by coffeymug
Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:59 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Optimization and performance: Using Linux Mint 19 as a gaming platform
Replies: 5
Views: 1173

Optimization and performance: Using Linux Mint 19 as a gaming platform

This is an updated version of a guide I wrote originally for 17.1. https://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=241837 Installation The Linux Mint team crafted a very nice website for the purpose of explaining how to install. I am going to recommend using Cinnamon as a desktop environment. http...
by coffeymug
Sun Jul 02, 2017 4:31 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Turning 17.1 into a powerful and lightweight gaming OS
Replies: 2
Views: 2876

Re: Turning 17.1 into a powerful and lightweight gaming OS

I am glad to hear that part helped with you screen tearing. I was trying out 18.1 for quite some time but kept running into stability issues. That was many months ago and now it seems as if certain updates have solved the problem. I noticed that 18.1 provides AMD graphics drivers in the Update Manag...
by coffeymug
Fri Mar 17, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Turning 17.1 into a powerful and lightweight gaming OS
Replies: 2
Views: 2876

Turning 17.1 into a powerful and lightweight gaming OS

Installation I have a preference for Cinnamon even though MATE and Xfce are very fast desktop environments. Make sure you have completed the integrity and authenticity check when you verify the .iso file. https://www.linuxmint.com/release.php?id=23 https://linuxmint.com/verify.php If you need more ...

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