Search:

Type: Posts; User: allbread; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.68 seconds.

  1. anybody... anybody... Bueller?

    anybody... anybody... Bueller?
  2. Thinkpad W500 / ATi 5700 (Discrete) + Ubuntu 10.10 media playback issues

    So I usually have my Thinkpad W500 configured to use integrated graphics but have since activated the discrete (ATI FireGL V5700) video card via the BIOS/fglrx drivers to enable Displayport....
  3. Yeah - I've since purchased a replacement board...

    Yeah - I've since purchased a replacement board (a Tyan S2915-E proper) and everything looks to be in order. I did notice by the time I got round to the new board that one of the (8x4GB) sticks of...
  4. Okay... crickets... I get it. So, possible...

    Okay... crickets... I get it.

    So, possible alternate solution... install Ubuntu from within... Ubuntu...

    So I obviously have an issue with the 10.10 (64-bit) installer in that it does not...
  5. I've found a thread that seems to indicate that...

    I've found a thread that seems to indicate that this might be due to a bug:

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=8690795#post8690795

    ...but I'm having some trouble implementing an immediate...
  6. Ubuntu 10.10 64-bit, Tyan Thunder S2915-E & Crucial CT256M225 256GB SSD

    I am attempting to install Ubuntu 10.10 (64-bit) on a Crucial 256GB SSD. Currently I have a working install of Ubuntu running on the board off of a spare Hitachi 250GB drive however I ultimately want...
  7. As it turns out I did have a bad stick of DDR2 -...

    As it turns out I did have a bad stick of DDR2 - I was not seeing it initially as I guess the stick was hosed enough that it would bring the entire bank down (and thus the adjacent stick would not...
  8. I LIKE CAPS ALSO, AND COMMAS, VERY, VERY, MUCH,...

    I LIKE CAPS ALSO, AND COMMAS, VERY, VERY, MUCH, THANK YOU

    :)

    Sarcasm aside, here is the response I received from Tyan support (for anyone else with the same problem with the sense to come to...
  9. I guess I assumed it was disabled since I had not...

    I guess I assumed it was disabled since I had not enabled it in the BIOS (was not able to find an option for it) - I will check this and let you know.

    How can I tell if virtualization is enabled...
  10. Tyan S2915-E & Hardware Virtualization (AMD-V)...

    I currently have Ubuntu 10.10 64bit running on the following hardware:

    Tyan Thunder S2915-E
    2 x Opteron 2378 / 32GB DDR667-RE
    EVGA GeForce 275 GTX / Tuniq 1000W PSU
    Crucial 256GB M225 SSD...
  11. Granted, I am assuming* that Intel's dynamic...

    Granted, I am assuming* that Intel's dynamic hybrid GPU switching is not supported by Linux proper, regardless of the distro and likewise for the fingerprint reader. I haven't been able to find...
  12. BTW, the hybrid GPU "switcheroo" I keep referring...

    BTW, the hybrid GPU "switcheroo" I keep referring to is here. I did run though the install procedure on my laptop prior to encountering this issue but as this was pretty much the first thing I did...
  13. Thanks again for your feedback. Linux = Ubuntu...

    Thanks again for your feedback.

    Linux = Ubuntu for me, at least, it's the only disto I've really ever played with outside of an abortive attempt to install SuSE on an old powerbook 10+ years ago;...
  14. Correction... I've posted on the Ubuntu and Mint*...

    Correction... I've posted on the Ubuntu and Mint* forums... forgot which forum I was on:)
  15. Thanks for the response Devius. I did as you...

    Thanks for the response Devius.

    I did as you suggested, executing "sudo reboot" from the terminal however does not give me any more information (the behavior remains the same, essentially the...
  16. Tyan Thunder S2915WA2NRF-E cannot recognize 32GB of registered DDR2

    I am currently building a workstation around a Tyan Thunder S2915WA2NRF-E:

    S2915WA2NRF-E / 2 x Opteron 2378 / 8 x 4GB registered DDR2
    EVGA Geforce 275 GTX 896GB / Crucial CT256M225 256GB SSD...
  17. On my Thinkpad W500 (with Linux Mint 10) I've run...

    On my Thinkpad W500 (with Linux Mint 10) I've run through the "switcheroo" installation procedure and currently see the following:

    When selecting "Discrete(*)"
    allbread@Tomato ~ $ glxinfo | grep...
  18. Linux Mint 10/Ubuntu 10.10 Logout/Restart/Shutdown problems... where to start?

    I'm currently running Linux Mint 10 (Ubuntu 10.10) on my Thinkpad W500 and have encountered an annoying issue... essentially I get an intermittent hang when I attempt to restart or logout.

    This...
  19. How do I determine then that I have been switched...

    How do I determine then that I have been switched over to the integrated or discrete (using the open source driver) GPU... is there a way to verify that the code is working?
  20. Okay so I've run through the procedure on:...

    Okay so I've run through the procedure on: http://asusm51ta-with-linux.blogspot.com/ ...

    Is there an easy way to determine if my discrete card has been activated... checking the proprietary...
Results 1 to 20 of 30
Page 1 of 2 1 2