Thanks & NVIDIA GEForce GT540M problem

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Re: Thanks

Post by DeadlyWolf » Sat Jun 16, 2012 5:04

The error message maybe because of the bug, so I find I can get around it by starting Bumblebee with this command each reboot

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# bumblebeed --daemon
Then optirun<whatever>
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Re: Thanks & NVIDIA GEForce GT540M problem

Post by Fitzcarraldo » Sat Jun 16, 2012 11:39

I've given this thread a more meaningful title. Just having "Thanks" as the title does not reflect the thread at all.

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Re: Thanks & NVIDIA GEForce GT540M problem

Post by jgretired » Sun Jun 17, 2012 3:49

That is fine by me

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Re: Thanks & NVIDIA GEForce GT540M problem

Post by st.toma » Wed Jun 20, 2012 6:26

i have the same card and if your computer is infact using optimus i can vouch that it works, it's quite simple in sabayon actually, but you probably still have to make sure you dont install nvidia-drivers or noveuo untill AFTER equo install bumblebee, rc-update add bumblebee, gpasswd -a *user* -g bumblebee. when you reboot you might have to type from su or sudo bumblebeed --daemon, i have to do that once every boot other wise i canot optirun anything.

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