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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A and UX32VD

    You need an UEFI partition. That's a small (couple hundred MB) FAT32 partition at the start of a GPT-partitioned disk with the "boot" flag set. It's shared between all OS' on the system. ASUS'...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A and UX32VD

    Just put the line "blacklist rts5139" somewhere in /etc/modprobe.d/, it doesn't really matter which file as long as the name ends in .conf. I created a new "blacklist-cardreader.conf" for the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A and UX32VD

    Only two things that aren't in the Wiki:
    1. bbswitch doesn't work 100%
    Manually turning off the nVidia card (echo OFF | sudo tee /proc/acpi/bbswitch) works but loading the module with Load_state=0...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A and UX32VD

    I've got the battery tamed now, it seems: nearly 8h in idle and it looks like I might actually get 5h under a medium workload. The funny thing is, it isn't consistent. Sometimes power drain pretty...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A and UX32VD

    Interesting that the power usage should be all over the board. What I did to get to 8,5W:
    - kernel cmd line: pcie_aspm=force nmi_watchdog=0
    - BT off in BIOS (I don't use it)
    - nVidia card switched...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A and UX32VD

    An UEFI-install of 12.10 beta 2 worked like a charm on my UX32VD (BIOS 2.11), but there's still a number of annoying problems remaining:

    1) The trackpad doesn't work at all well. It's much too...
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