I have a Dell XPS 15 9570 with both intel graphics and nvidia grpahics. Currently I am running Wayland (to avoid screen tearing issues) and the nvidia 410 driver.
I want to always know whether I am using intel or nvidia and be able to switch between the two.
If I run the commands
sudo prime-select nvidia prime-select query
the terminal returns in fact
However when I go to "About", under graphics it continues to list "Intel HD Graphics (Coffeelake 3x8 GT2)".
Update: I suspect the issue is that "About" is not reflecting correctly what my computer is using. The reason being that if
Then I cannot even log into Ubuntu Xorg (Gnome crashes immediately and returns me to login screen), but if it returns
then I have no problem (FYI Wayland allows me to log on regardless). So something must be changing...