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Visual fatigue in Ubuntu

Hello I have a problem with ubuntu. Visual fatigue is the problem. After using my pc, my eyes feel really tired. The problem? I have an LED monitor so it's not the technology that's the problem, ...
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How (if possible) to raise gaming fps?

I was trying to play Civ 5 and Borderlands 2 via steam and had terrible frame rates. BL2 was far worse, but Civ 5 was also pretty bad. Is this just because I'm running Ubuntu, or could there be a ...
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XB240H Abprz (144hz, 1080p, GSync) only running at 60hz without GSync! Solution?

I run Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 Trusty Tahr with a GTX970, 4790k, 16gb DDR31866, etc. I have the XB240H 24 inch, and it is running at 60hz. The on-board monitor options do not let me modify this, and when I ...
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nvidia control panel reporting 60hz on 144hz monitor. how to make ubuntu output 144hz?

OK, I'm using Ubuntu Gnome 15.04 wit gnome shell 3.16.1 and nvidia control panel 349.16 (think that's the newest one, correct me if i'm wrong) I have no idea why it says 60hz under the name of my ...
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running windows and linux steam games all in one

Hi I want to be able to play steam games that only run on windows. The way I have done this by running a windows version of steam with playonlinux. now the problem is my laptop... it's pretty crap ...
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VLC, Totem etc very slow frame rate/choppy but Firefox VLC plugin works fine

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on an Acer Aspire V7 (i7 Haswell CPU). Playing any kind of movie file mkv, mp4 etc on VLC or Totem is horribly choppy with very slow frame rate like the computer can't handle ...
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Limit FPS on Wine

In a game I'm running through wine (MTM2) due to programmer oversight the physics engine run differently at different frame rates. The physics engine runs "properly" at around 30 FPS. On my machine, ...
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How can i monitor FPS in native linux games

So getting to the question what is the most user friendly overlay option for measuring native linux games framerate (preferably no compiling necessary)? I have done a fair amount of research and i ...
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Youtube framerate low in full screen

I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 yesterday, and i'm having problems watching video's on YouTube. Once I get to full screen the frame rate drops to 16fps. My PC runs the latest games on very high, so ...
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Frame rate counter

Does any one knows if there is an application like frame fraps for ubuntu?? I found this commend and it almost worked WINEDEBUG=fps wine YOURGAME.exe 2>&1 | tee /dev/stderr | grep ...
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xubuntu 12.04 vlc 2.0.3 dual monitor refresh different rates problem

I have a xubuntu 12.04 setup with NVIDIA GT610 proprietary driver, TV with HDMI and vga monitor. it worked perfect with 11.10 and vlc 1.1.X with 60Hz on VGA and 50 Hz on TV. Now with 12.04 and 2.0.3 ...
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How to find frames per second of any video file?

Is there any simple way to find the fps of a video in ubuntu? In windows I use Gspot to find out all the information about a video file. But in ubuntu I find it very difficult to find out this basic ...
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Why do I have low FPS unless root?

Problem: Normal users aren't using the best graphics driver. I first noticed this playing Osmos from the HumbleBundle2, but I can observe it while running glxgears too. Maximised on a 1280x1024, ...