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Does anyone know how to change the graphics driver in 11.04 from i915 to intel?

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You shouldn't need to do anything, the "intel" driver covers i915 card already and it's the default driver in Ubuntu anyway.

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You can try to create an xorg.conf file by typing:

sudo Xorg -configure

and then edit the [Device] section with the driver you want.

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Also, I would add this PPA... https://launchpad.net/~xorg-edgers/+archive/ppa

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Can you motivate that? Why should he install that? What is it in the first place? What are the risks? –  htorque Jun 13 '11 at 9:25
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