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Old 04-07-11, 04:10 AM   #6
Damien B.
Damien B.
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
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Default Re: Linux drivers for GE Force 500M Series (GT 540M in particular)

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Originally Posted by artem View Post


Are you a 100% sure? If that's true I will just avoid buying or recommending Optimus crippled laptop to any of my friends.
Thanks for your answers.
I looked around on the web and indeed the 2 options are:
-Turn the card off to at least avoid it using battery: see acpi_call project
-Wait for linux support of Optimus: http://linux-hybrid-graphics.blogspo...d-gpu-hot.html
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