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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    resolve what ? this thread is jaunty-specific. karmic has none of the problems and runs fine out of the box on the same hardware.
  2. [kubuntu] Re: update to 9.10 fails after package download

    Fixed, see bug.
  3. [kubuntu] update to 9.10 fails after package download

    The full details are in https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/update-notifier-kde/+bug/441097 but in brief, I get a total-lack-of-information error when trying to update to 9.10, just after the...
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    At this point I've disabled auto-updates from the Xorg-edgers (etc.) repo., as it got to a point a few weeks back where it all worked and I was happy with it.
    Right now, if I were you I would be...
  5. [kde] Re: Latest xorg-edgers kills KDE4 kwin on restore

    I've seen a flurry of xorg-edgers updates since this post, and although things haven't settled down, the current version I have works fine now.

    Life on the edge, eh :-)
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    Try
    # sudoedit /etc/X11/xorg.conf
    or
    # sudo -i
    # gedit /etc/X11/xorg.conf
  7. [kde] Latest xorg-edgers kills KDE4 kwin on restore

    I'm using the xorg-edgers repo. to cure my Intel video hardware slowness.

    Since the last mass update from it, when I restore from hibernate all the title bars in KDE4 are gone, though otherwise...
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    It should be fine - double check grub's menu.lst but you should be fine with both a .30 'manual' kernal and the .28 apt provides. I am :-)
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    You don't say which of the steps in the first post here you've done.
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    Maybe. What are you using ? With the x-edgers X updates and the latest .30 kervel (rc 8 ), I get:
    $ grep -i UXA /var/log/Xorg.0.log
    (--) intel(0): Using UXA for acceleration
    (II) UXA(0): Driver...
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    Or, another way, why upset a bunch of people when there is little evidence of 'suffering' under the older drivers ? And please don't quote the well known 'SRU policy' line - the issue was known...
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    Well, the point was really that numerous beta and alpha testers found the problem, and it was released with them anyway.
    A perfectly reasonable, indeed safer, solution existed (keep the whole X...
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    Aww, come on. Do I have to think of everything ? Set up a cron job (using root's crontab). Or chgrp adm /proc/mtrr;chmod g+rw /proc/mtrr in rc.local. Or ...
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    Put it in ~/.xinitrc then
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    To run at start up, put in /etc/rc.local
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    Silly question, you did the echo as root, right ? Either by putting in /etc/rc.local or running sudo -i first ?
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    Re: HOWTO: Jaunty Intel Graphics Performance Guide

    Cheers for this, on my hardware (a Dell 1525n laptop):
    $ lspci -v|grep VGA
    00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 0c)

    I was...
  18. [kubuntu] [kde4] plasma lockup on resume, knetworkmanager still runs

    When my laptop resumes from hibernate, the KDE4 panel is non-responsive to the mouse, and neither does the desktop (i.e. right click). I can see knetworkmanagers icon moving as it reconnects,...
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    [all variants] controling iwl3945 LEDs

    It appears I can echo various things to /sys/class/leds/iwl-phy0*/trigger to control the LED on my laptops front panel.

    I've looked around Intel's driver web site, and even the kernel source, but...
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