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Hello all, i am facing VGA drivers issue on my laptop. can anyone please give me the solution

asked 2018-02-09 11:25:54 -0500

updated 2018-02-09 12:16:59 -0500

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[arun@kumar ~]$ glxinfo | grep OpenGL

OpenGL vendor string: Intel Open Source Technology Center
OpenGL renderer string: Mesa DRI Intel(R) HD Graphics 505 (Broxton) 
OpenGL core profile version string: 4.5 (Core Profile) Mesa 17.2.4
OpenGL core profile shading language version string: 4.50
OpenGL core profile context flags: (none)
OpenGL core profile profile mask: core profile
OpenGL core profile extensions:
OpenGL version string: 3.0 Mesa 17.2.4
OpenGL shading language version string: 1.30
OpenGL context flags: (none)
OpenGL extensions:
OpenGL ES profile version string: OpenGL ES 3.2 Mesa 17.2.4
OpenGL ES profile shading language version string: OpenGL ES GLSL ES 3.20
OpenGL ES profile extensions:
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What's the issue?

Also run this in terminal and paste here the output, so we know what hardware you have inxi -SMGxxxz.

ozeszty gravatar imageozeszty ( 2018-02-10 06:16:43 -0500 )edit

Hi, I am getting one line while scrolling on any document or on browser and also getting same line while playing video. This line not showing permanently. If i stop scrolling then it disappear.

arun netha gravatar imagearun netha ( 2018-02-10 10:11:21 -0500 )edit

Hi, it seems like tearing. inxi output will be useful.

ozeszty gravatar imageozeszty ( 2018-02-11 05:26:51 -0500 )edit

Hi, Please check below output.

[arun@arun ~]$ inxi -SMGxxxz System: Host: arun.netha Kernel: 4.14.16-300.fc27.x8664 x8664 bits: 64 gcc: 7.3.1 Desktop: MATE 1.19.3 info: mate-panel dm: lightdm Distro: Fedora release 27 (Twenty Seven) Machine: Device: laptop System: LENOVO product: 80XR v: Lenovo ideapad 320-15IAP serial: N/A Mobo: LENOVO model: LNVNB161216 v: NO DPK serial: N/A UEFI: LENOVO v: 5RCN20WW date: 05/22/2017 Chassis: type: 10 v: Lenovo ideapad 320-15IAP serial: N/A Graphics: Card: Intel Celeron N3350/Pentium N4200/Atom E3900 Series Integrate

arun netha gravatar imagearun netha ( 2018-02-11 22:40:32 -0500 )edit

Output is truncated, add another one of inxi -Gxxx.

Next time edit the question, because comments have quite low limit for allowed characters.

ozeszty gravatar imageozeszty ( 2018-02-12 03:55:30 -0500 )edit

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answered 2018-02-19 11:04:25 -0500

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Create /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/20-intel.conf with this inside:

Section "Device"
    Identifier  "Intel Graphics"
    Driver      "modesetting"
    BusID       "PCI:0:2:0"
    Option      "AccelMethod"    "glamor"
    Option      "DRI"            "3"

It should prevent tearing from happening after a reboot.

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answered 2018-02-13 05:56:54 -0500

Hi, Sorry for the inconvenience. please find below output.

        [arun@arun ~]$ inxi -Gxxx
       Graphics:  Card: Intel Celeron N3350/Pentium N4200/Atom E3900 Series Integrated Graphics Controller  bus-ID: 00:02.0 chip-ID: 8086:5a84
       Display Server: x11 ( 119.6 )
       drivers: modesetting (unloaded: fbdev,vesa)
       Resolution: 1366x768@60.00hz
       OpenGL: renderer: Mesa DRI Intel HD Graphics 505 (Broxton)
       version: 4.5 Mesa 17.2.4 (compat-v: 3.0) Direct Render: Yes
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