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Been a window kinda guy. Then they came out with Windows 8..... Now i need to understand Ubuntu.


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comment How do I install the drivers? Or how do I get them to list under “Additional Drivers”?
Open a new question about not being able to run the optirun command?
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comment How do I install the drivers? Or how do I get them to list under “Additional Drivers”?
Alright now i have a little bit of a problem as far as i can see, madmike@Mike-GT70:~$ optirun --config FILE [ 485.790527] [WARN]Could not open configuration file: FILE [ 485.790597] [WARN]Using default configuration [ 485.985595] [ERROR]Missing argument: application to run Try optirun --help' for more information. madmike@Mike-GT70:~$ ``optirun run [ 568.055361] [ERROR]Cannot access secondary GPU - error: [XORG] (EE) NVIDIA(0): Failed to assign any connected display devices to X screen 0 [ 568.055422] [ERROR]Aborting because fallback start is disabled. madmike@Mike-GT70:~$`
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comment How do I install the drivers? Or how do I get them to list under “Additional Drivers”?
I installed Bumblebee, unsure on how to set it up or if it just runs automatically?
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comment How do I install the drivers? Or how do I get them to list under “Additional Drivers”?
Also when i try to do the <tar -xvf /path/to/compat-wireless-2012-05-10-p.tar.bz2> Command it just comes up with an error so idk how to get that to work out.
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comment How do I install the drivers? Or how do I get them to list under “Additional Drivers”?
even when i did eth0 this is what i got madmike@Mike-GT70:~$ ifup eth0 ifup: failed to open statefile /run/network/ifstate: Permission denied madmike@Mike-GT70:~$ sudo ifup eth0 [sudo] password for madmike: Ignoring unknown interface eth0=eth0.
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comment How do I install the drivers? Or how do I get them to list under “Additional Drivers”?
I am using the 64 bit 12.10
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comment How do I install the drivers? Or how do I get them to list under “Additional Drivers”?
This is what i get when i try ifup etho ********* madmike@Mike-GT70:~$ ifup etho ifup: failed to open statefile /run/network/ifstate: Permission denied madmike@Mike-GT70:~$ sudo ifup etho Ignoring unknown interface etho=etho. madmike@Mike-GT70:~$
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revised How do I install the drivers? Or how do I get them to list under “Additional Drivers”?
edited title
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asked How do I install the drivers? Or how do I get them to list under “Additional Drivers”?
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comment No drivers listed?/How to install all drivers? 12.10
But there is nothing listed under Additional Drivers.... That is my problem. I have no idea what to do about that. I open Additional Drivers in settings and there is nothing there.
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revised No drivers listed?/How to install all drivers? 12.10
listed all the PCI devices I have.
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asked No drivers listed?/How to install all drivers? 12.10
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answered Ctrl+Alt+[Left/Right] not working in Ubuntu in VMWare
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comment Why don't I have System or Application on top?
Also when i went to the gear and clicked on About this Computer, the graphics is listed as Unknown? I have a NVIDIA Geforce GTX 670M /3GB GDDR5 in this thing just wondering if that will work on here? i found a thing once for what to do to update that driver and get it working but i guess idk if it worked