Posts Tagged ‘graphics’

Need for Speed vs Sleep

After I upgraded the xorg drivers using this guide, I realised that suspend/hibernate stopped working. Argh. I am running Ubuntu on a laptop and I am one of those chronic “hibernaters”. It’s not the bootup that I can’t wait for, it’s the having to re-launch all the programs that I don’t quite fancy. 🙂 So […]

Getting Up to Speed

I have been wondering why my Ubuntu install was somewhat slower than I expected. After some digging around, I figured it was due to a regression bug in Jaunty’s new Intel graphics drivers. I first tried reverting the Intel drivers and after the downgrade, graphics performance was really good and the whole desktop was very […]