[ltp] Re: T520: With or without NVIDIA-Graphic?

Axel Braun linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Fri, 30 Mar 2012 12:36:24 +0200

Florian Reitmeir wrote:

>> Lenovo is currently offering spring sales with some interesting rebates.
>> I'm looking for a T520, but not sure if to choose the one with
>> onboard-Intel or separate NVIDIA Graphic NVS 4200M.
>> Most interesting is how both chips work with S2ram and S2disk - do they
>> wake up properly?
> intel is ok, for NVIDIA you have to be lucky. in worst case you can't
> use the nvidia card in the laptop because its switching between
> intel/nvidia and the kernel/x.org are not supporting those setups.

Thanks for your quick answer :-)
Cant the card to be used be specified in the xorg.conf?


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