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kaladhar
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gaming on linux

Postby kaladhar » Mon Nov 19, 2012 10:10 pm

i'm very new to Linux. i'm running linux mint 13 Maya 64 bit edition in my rv518 laptop. it has nvidia geforce gt520m with cuda gpu. i installed playonlinux to play nfs most wanted. I'm running the game but the graphics are very bad. i'm getting the game in gray colour. i think installing the graphic card drivers could improve the game performence . i installed nvidia graphic drivers. i don't know how to use it. i installed bumblebee and tried to run the game and i'm getting the below error
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[ 1005.603800] [ERROR]The Bumblebee daemon has not been started yet or the socket path /var/run/bumblebee.socket was incorrect.
[ 1005.603913] [ERROR]Could not connect to bumblebee daemon - is it running?
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can u help me sorting this out?

kaladhar
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Re: gaming on linux

Postby kaladhar » Mon Nov 19, 2012 10:12 pm

can any one tell me how can i improve the game performence of nfs most wanted in linux mint. i'm using playon linux to play games in linux mint

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Re: gaming on linux

Postby illdubb » Wed Nov 28, 2012 4:46 pm

Experiment using one of the other Nvidia drivers, and/or using Wine.


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