Re: help diagnosing possible graphics issue with Thinkpad T61 Nvidia Quadro NVS140
On Thu, 26 Jan 2012, 18:48-0500, Jimmy Wu <email@example.com> wrote:
> I can still use my thinkpad as a headless server and I'll keep an eye
> out for used boards being sold for cheap so I can troubleshoot it in my
> spare time. However, I really need a reliable and functioning main
> system to do work on *now*, so I've decided to go buy a new laptop. I've
> been trying to decide whether I want to buy another Thinkpad or use this
> sudden opportunity to get a notebook from one of the linux hardware
> vendors like ZaReason , System76 , or Ohava .
As a temporary stopgap, I've been able to get slow 2D graphics on my
external monitor via the fbdev X11 driver.