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Linux NVidia Optimus on ThinkPad W520/W530 with external monitor – finally solved

How NVidia Optimus works on Thinkpad W520/W530 laptops Thinkpads (and probably some other laptops) with nvidia quadro 1000M or 2000M are wired so that intel integrated graphics chip does all the rendering and display for built in LCD screen, while … Continue reading

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Gnome and Unity font aliasing and rendering fixed

A few years back, Ubuntu started to play around with different fonts and different settings for antialiasing and hinting, making the desktop look boldish, and fonts bigger than they should be. This was not too much of a problem because … Continue reading

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