Thunderbolt is a bus interface (like USB) developed by Intel and Apple that is capable of high transfer speeds and daisy-chaining. It is based on the PCI Express and DisplayPort technologies.

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MacBookPro11,3 Thunderbolt Ethernet issue with Ubuntu 16.04

Good Day All, I have been having issues getting Thunderbolt ethernet to work in Ubuntu 16.04 on my MacBookPro11,3. If anyone has any experience with this issue, I would appreciate the help! Regards, ...
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Dell DA200 Adapter not working on Ubuntu

I have Dell XPS15, dual booting with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (novice to Linux), which came with a Type-C USB. I just bought a Dell DA200 adapter for the USB which works on Windows but doesn't ...
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Thunderbolt to Firewire Adaptor not working under Ubuntu 14.04/16.04

I can't get my thunderbolt to firewire adaptor to work on ubuntu. Works fine under windows on the same laptop. On ubuntu same results whether on 14.04 or 16.04 I've followed instructions on this post ...
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No Thunderbolt 3 Hotplug in 16.04

I just got a Dell Precision 5510 with a Thunderbolt3 port (USB-C). The Thunderbolt to Ethernet adapter only seems to be usable if it is plugged in at boot. If I plug it in after Ubuntu has started, ...
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Thunderbolt Hotplug on 15.10

So, I have a Macbook Pro 15" (11,3 I believe), and I've installed 15.10 and everything seems to be working except thunderbolt hotplugging of the display. The other things that work over thunderbolt (...
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Dual Thunderbolt Monitors [closed]

I have 16.04 (with kernel 4.4.0-15-generic) running on a MacBook Pro (MacBookPro12,1) and two 27-inch Apple Thunderbolt Displays. The MacBook has two thunderbolt ports. The same issue happened in 15....
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Ubuntu doesn't recognize thunderbolt port on my Mac Mini

I have a working install disk which works perfectly fine on my MacBook, but when I boot to it on my Mac Mini and select 'Install Ubuntu' the monitor goes to sleep, and the computer stays on. The only ...
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Can I connect dual displays on Thinkpad W541?

I am getting a new Thinkpad W541, 16GB. I am planning to install Ubuntu latest on it. The laptop comes with a VGA and Thunderbolt ports. So I am wondering if I can connect multiple monitors, one ...
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New USB-C / Thunderbolt C features

A lot of new systems are going to be coming out with USB-C / Thunderbolt which allows you to use pci-e bus over it. Specifically using an external GPU over USB-C, for example the Razer Blade Stealth /...
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Connecting FireWire scanner to Thunderbolt port

Is it possible to connect an old FireWire film scanner to a Thunderbolt port by using a Thunderbolt to FireWire adapter (Apple MD464ZM/A)?
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Thunderbolt Display on non Apple computer

I just got a System76 Galago UltraPro, and I'm trying to hook it up with my Thunderbolt Display A1407. I have tried by using both the Mini DisplayPort from the display to the computer, and a ...
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Thinkpad W540 running ubuntu connected to an apple display using thunderbolt

I'm wondering if there is some evidence that you can use an Apple Thunderbolt Display with a Lenovo that has a Thunderbolt port (W540 in my case) under Ubuntu. Is there some driver needed or specific ...
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No intel thunderbolt support in 14.04.02

I have a new Dell m3800 and cannot get thunderbolt working in Ubuntu. I have upgraded the installation: $ cat /etc/os-release NAME="Ubuntu" VERSION="14.04.2 LTS, Trusty Tahr" ID=ubuntu ID_LIKE=...
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Ubuntu 14.04 recognize my Thunderbolt Ethernet only in start up

Ubuntu 14.04 recognize my Thunderbolt Ethernet only in start up and when Ethernet disconnect or unplug Thunderbolt Ethernet, i can not connect to Ethernet network any more and i have to restart. how ...
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Do Apple Thunderbolt displays work with Ubuntu 14.04 on 11,2 Macbook Pros with Iris graphics

Do Apple Thunderbolt displays work with Ubuntu 14.04 on 11,2 Macbook Pros with Iris (integrated Intel) graphics
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Thunderbolt display on Macbook Pro Retina 11,1 (13'') w Ubuntu 14.04

I've just successfully installed Ubuntu 14.04 (Linux 3.13.0-30) on my Macbook pro retina (11,1) (this model has only an Intel GPU); following this https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MacBookPro11-1/...
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Ubuntu 13.04 on 2013 15“ Macbook Pro Retina Display with Apple 27” Thunderbolt Display

I know that people have managed to get the MBP-retine working with ubuntu 13.04, but has anyone been successful in getting to drive a thunderbolt display? Or is the LED cinema display the only option?
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Can Ubuntu run on Intel's NUC devices?

I was wondering if anyone has experience running Ubuntu (or any other Linux) on Intel's NUC computers? I was not able to find any reports on linux running on this device, only windows 7/8. Update: ...
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Is the Intel Thunderbolt interface supported in Ubuntu Linux?

I was searching the web around one hour now, but still could not find a definite answer: Is Intel Thunderbolt already working with Linux? I am especially interested in networking, so that I can ...
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Support for Thunderbolt connection devices in Linux?

What is the current level of support for Intel Light Peak connection devices in Linux? Has anyone seen any of these in a Linux system? http://www.intel.com/technology/io/thunderbolt/index.htm