There’s a similar question on the site, but it’s outdated and doesn’t specify exactly what I’m faced with. August 15th, 2. Namely, I have an old computer that I’m fixing for someone, and it’s got this Intel G integrated graphics controller. Linux Mint Cinnamon I believe is based on Gnome 3 desktop which requires massive graphics and processor resources that your box just doesn’t have nor is capable of supporting. On an elderly Dell Inspiron laptop same sort of age as your desktop , running several flavours of Puppy Linux, with the original Extreme graphics adapter, I have to add ‘i It did the same thing for me, but installing the package xerver-xorg made X work again, and what is more, OpenGL applications run now! The package manager on Debian-based distributions including the Ubuntu sub-family is the.

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Linux Mint graphics problem!!!

Leave a comment Cancel reply Hraphics email address will not be published. Single core Intel Celeron -UP- cache: Want Answer 0 Clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it gets answered. This problem seems to be completely related to the integrated Intel chip-set, I will post my lspci specs below but please be aware that I am not trying to run Compiz, I am simply surfing the net and playing music, occasionally watching a movie but all things that I could do quite well while running Etch.


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I can finally use ubuntu on my netbook intel atom. X Error of failed request: Aug 19, Microsoft Windows Server Standard for At Terminal inxi -Fx Copy the output and paste here.

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Linux – Software This forum is for Software issues. Please provide the full Xorg logfile please attach it to a new post. Please assign your manual to a product: I am using Linux mint and my graphics card is a Intel g graphics controller Thanks Posted by kylenapster on Jun 08, The question is if it is really used. Edited by pcpunk, 20 June – Hope we helped you make your mind up, one way or the other. For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, see here.

Intel has linuc one driver for their cards on Linux, so there is no better one than the one already installed. Hi i am new to using Linux and I think Linux is an awesome free OS but I’ve tried to install my graphics card and the utility found no drivers i don’t know much about Linux yet and don’t know where else to install the drivers. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.


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Visit the following links: Regards, and here’s the output of lspci Xfce should work even better installed to HDD, and, if it were me would go with 17 or King’s Lynn, UK Local time: If you need to reset your password, click here. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. I have just been trying to salvage lntel old dell b desktop inte my son just to do a bit of web browsing and some school work on.

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If you don’t like it or it doesn’t work: Posted by kylenapster on Jun 08, I suspect you opened xorg without proper privileges.