grapics card change

Added by blck moon 8 months ago

is it possible to change from nvidia to onboard interl graphics without reinstall ?


Replies (6)

RE: grapics card change - Added by Adrien Daugabel 8 months ago

Hi !

Yes, with root user (if you have no graphics, run this command in TTY)

cl-setup-video --video intel

RE: grapics card change - Added by Valentin Munitsa about 1 month ago

Thanks for reply. I have similar problem - but i want to switch from radeon to nouveau.
Nouveau is intalled but after i execute
cl-setup-video --video nouveau

cl-setup-video --list
shows that i still use radeon driver.
Even switch to automatic configuration does nothing - radeon driver remains selected.
Executing commands above gives no errors.

RE: grapics card change - Added by Alexander Tratsevskiy about 1 month ago

Hi Valentin,
Did you restart your PC after executing the command?

RE: grapics card change - Added by Valentin Munitsa about 1 month ago

Yes, sure.
I also checked xorg and grub configs - both still reference Radeon driver.

RE: grapics card change - Added by dragan legic about 1 month ago

There is no Intel but my humble opinion is that you have to delete xorg.conf or rename it to xorg.conf.old. You have to change the grub (/etc/default/grub) and delete the radeon, make the update grub, restart but i do not know what is written for Intel. You may not have all the files installed for Intel. I can use program the GUI Porthole and I can precisely see what is installed. Read this link: https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Intel

RE: grapics card change - Added by Valentin Munitsa about 1 month ago

Hey
Got issue resolved by manually regenerating grub configs and letting xorg to generate new one.

not sure what job is done by cl-setup-video :)

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Thank you!