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The video works with the integrated card without swithcing to Nvidia Geforce Gt

Using the info-center I can see

in PCI, an Nvidia Non-VGA unclassified device (0x00)

in Opengl, an Intel Ivy Bridge Graphics Controller

Description of my framework:


Machine: Asus N56V laptop



  • Kubuntu 12.04 amd64

  • kernel ( and drivers from xorg-edgers fresh X crack ppa


Hardware and problems

  • after installation do not boot - SOLVED using boot-repair

  • every couple of hours the system freezes - SOLVED using 3.5 kernel

  • keybord FN keys - NOT WORKING

  • Keyboard backlight - NOT WORKING

  • Nvidia GEFORCE GT - NOT USED glxgears says 60 fps

  • Ethernet Atheros card - SOLVED install alx driver

  • external subwoofer - SOLVED adding options snd-hda-intel model=asus-mode4



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