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by Christo6
Sat Jul 29, 2017 8:38 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation
Replies: 18
Views: 974

Re: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation

No worries. I am going to install windows on the computer and see if the nvidia card works on there. If not it is probably a hardware problem. Will post about it later. Edit: After installing windows it seems to be having similar problems with the nvidia driver. I am fairly certain it is a hardware ...
by Christo6
Sat Jul 29, 2017 8:21 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation
Replies: 18
Views: 974

Re: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation

Alright after renaming to xorg.conf and relogging the system hung again. Here is the Xorg.0.log.log, which should be for that. [ 824.689] X.Org X Server 1.18.4 Release Date: 2016-07-19 [ 824.689] X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0 [ 824.689] Build Operating System: Linux 4.4.0-83-generic x86_64 Ubunt...
by Christo6
Sat Jul 29, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation
Replies: 18
Views: 974

Re: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation

Alright booting with nopgumanager with the nvidia card selected no longer causes the system to hang, but seems to fail to load the driver. I can log in, but cinnamon goes into fallback mode. Xorg.0.log [ 18.533] X.Org X Server 1.18.4 Release Date: 2016-07-19 [ 18.533] X Protocol Version 11, Revision...
by Christo6
Sat Jul 29, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation
Replies: 18
Views: 974

Re: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation

Xorg.0.log might be useful [ 82.777] X.Org X Server 1.18.4 Release Date: 2016-07-19 [ 82.777] X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0 [ 82.777] Build Operating System: Linux 4.4.0-83-generic x86_64 Ubuntu [ 82.777] Current Operating System: Linux crae-Inspiron-7559 4.8.0-53-generic #56~16.04.1-Ubuntu SMP ...
by Christo6
Sat Jul 29, 2017 7:41 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation
Replies: 18
Views: 974

Re: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation

Booting with nogpumanager works with intel selected, the mesa drivers are loading. Using prime-select nvidia then relogging causes cinnamon to go into fallback mode, no graphics drivers seem to be loading. inxi -G Graphics: Card-1: Intel Skylake Integrated Graphics Card-2: NVIDIA GM107M [GeForce GTX...
by Christo6
Sat Jul 29, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation
Replies: 18
Views: 974

Re: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation

07272017 is no longer there. 07282017: Section "ServerLayout" Identifier "layout" Screen 0 "nvidia" Inactive "intel" EndSection Section "Device" Identifier "intel" Driver "modesetting" BusID "PCI:0@0:2:0" Option "AccelMethod" "None" EndSection Section "Screen" Identifier "intel" Device "intel" EndSe...
by Christo6
Sat Jul 29, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation
Replies: 18
Views: 974

Re: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation

prime-select nvidia Info: the current GL alternatives in use are: ['nvidia-375-prime', 'nvidia-375-prime'] Info: the current EGL alternatives in use are: ['nvidia-375-prime', 'nvidia-375-prime'] Info: selecting nvidia-375 for the nvidia profile update-alternatives: using /usr/lib/nvidia-375/ld.so.co...
by Christo6
Fri Jul 28, 2017 10:31 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation
Replies: 18
Views: 974

Re: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation

Xorg.0.log.old [ 20.123] X.Org X Server 1.18.4 Release Date: 2016-07-19 [ 20.123] X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0 [ 20.123] Build Operating System: Linux 4.4.0-83-generic x86_64 Ubuntu [ 20.123] Current Operating System: Linux crae-Inspiron-7559 4.8.0-53-generic #56~16.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Tue May 16 0...
by Christo6
Fri Jul 28, 2017 3:59 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation
Replies: 18
Views: 974

Re: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation

gpu-manager.log log_file: /var/log/gpu-manager.log last_boot_file: /var/lib/ubuntu-drivers-common/last_gfx_boot new_boot_file: /var/lib/ubuntu-drivers-common/last_gfx_boot can't access /run/u-d-c-nvidia-was-loaded file can't access /run/u-d-c-fglrx-was-loaded file Looking for fglrx modules in /lib/m...
by Christo6
Thu Jul 27, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation
Replies: 18
Views: 974

Dell Inspiron 7559 Proprietary Graphics Driver Installation

I am attempting to load the nvidia proprietary graphics drivers on my Inspiron 7559, running Linux mint 18.2 cinnamon 64-bit edition. From a new install I have tried installing different version of the nvidia drivers (nvidia-367, nvidia-375, nvidia-384). Each time I installed the drivers and switch ...

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