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[Bug 1492864] Re: nvidia via nvidia-prime, no display on Ubuntu, Xubuntu, Lubuntu & probably Kubuntu


*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 1501041 ***

same problem. on intel works fine.

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  nvidia  via nvidia-prime, no display on Ubuntu, Xubuntu, Lubuntu &
  probably Kubuntu

Status in Light Display Manager:
Status in X.Org X server:
Status in lightdm package in Ubuntu:
Status in nvidia-prime package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  Fresh install of 15.10, image of 09/06, only synaptic installed
  Hardware is  i7-4700MQ CPU, Intel® Haswell Mobile Nvidia GT770m

  Initial bootup/ login is fine
  Installed nvidia-352, install went fine, will attach log
  Rebooted to a black greeter screen (heard sound
  Logged in blindly, black screen
  Attached logs seem fine

  Downgrading xserver-xorg-core to 1.17.1 & nvidia works fine on optimus
  machine via nvidia-prime

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 15.10
  Package: nvidia-prime 0.8.1
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.2.0-7.7-generic 4.2.0
  Uname: Linux 4.2.0-7-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.18-0ubuntu9
  Architecture: amd64
  CurrentDesktop: Unity
  Date: Sun Sep  6 20:04:35 2015
  InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-09-06 (0 days ago)
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 15.10 "Wily Werewolf" - Alpha amd64 (20150906)
  SourcePackage: nvidia-prime
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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