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by trenthawkins
Tue Nov 29, 2011 2:30 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: [Solved] How to disable vblank to sync for i915 graphics?
Replies: 3
Views: 9011

Re: How to disable vblank to sync for i915 graphics?

Thanks for the help ej64 and Roken, but i decided to take a different route and have an interesting result as a consequence. For anyone that is interested i will quickly elaborate, and i will post this on the Linux Hybrid Graphics list too. I have a Dell Vostro 3350 Laptop with a hybrid AMD/i915 gra...
by trenthawkins
Thu Nov 24, 2011 8:05 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: [Solved] How to disable vblank to sync for i915 graphics?
Replies: 3
Views: 9011

[Solved] How to disable vblank to sync for i915 graphics?

This might be a newbie question, but i would really love it if someone could explain how i disable vblank to sync for my i915 graphics card. I know that i need to set the option "SwapbuffersWait" to false in X, but given that X11 doesn't require a xorg.conf file to be created anymore, where do i cha...
by trenthawkins
Wed Sep 14, 2011 1:31 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Flickering intel graphics on hybrid AMD graphics machine
Replies: 1
Views: 1613

Flickering intel graphics on hybrid AMD graphics machine

I have a Dell Vostro 3350, which uses a mux-less switchable graphics solution to change between the integrated Intel card and the AMD card. Long story short, it means that the display adapter is connected to the intel graphics card, but the discrete amd card is called upon from time to time for rend...
by trenthawkins
Wed Jul 27, 2011 3:33 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: How to turn off pcspeaker?
Replies: 2
Views: 888

How to turn off pcspeaker?

As per: http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=141&t=76010 i have done: echo "blacklist pcspkr" | sudo tee -a /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf sudo rmmod pcspkr But everytime i use Evince and press backspace in the "find" tool i get this massively load beep, which is excruciating when i am listen...
by trenthawkins
Wed Jul 27, 2011 2:40 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Suspend display not working
Replies: 1
Views: 606

Suspend display not working

Hi folks, I'm running a HP dv6 with the follow specs: Processor : 8x Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU Q 720 @ 1.60GHz Memory : 6064MB (865MB used) Operating System : Linux Mint Debian Edition -Display- Resolution : 1366x768 pixels OpenGL Renderer : AMD Radeon HD 6500M/5600/5700 Series X11 Vendor : The X.Org...
by trenthawkins
Tue Jul 19, 2011 1:10 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Hacking LMDE
Replies: 21
Views: 21647

Re: Hacking LMDE

Brilliant stuff htd. I followed your suggestions and now have a perfectly working LMDE OS. Had a hiccup in the middle where i the first update ended with an error and on reboot my computer wouldn't boot into X. I simply just logged into command prompt and used sudo apt-get install -f which rescued t...

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