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GPU access to a newly created user in Linux (Ubuntu)

I have a desktop computer with an Nvidia GPU, and the Python machine learning library Theano installed on it. Theano uses the GPU for carrying out certain computations. When I start IPython and ...
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2answers
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Is this a graphics card failure?

I own an older 32-bit Dell XPS 410 that I intended to use for gaming. Currently, I have a ATI Radeon 4000 series card installed, along with a Core 2 Duo and Ubuntu 12.10. I'm fairly certain that my ...
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How effective is to blacklist GPU to avoid power consumption? [closed]

I blacklisted my NVIDIA graphic card by putting it in /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf, I would like to know how it reduces my power consumption
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Average CPU core temperature of 60 °C is normal?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 AMD64 running on an laptop with an Intel Core i5 and hybrid gpu. I set my OS to boot with the discrete GPU device turned off, so working with integrated GPU and both cores of my ...
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Disable Broken GPU?

I have a laptop running Elementry OS Luna Beta 1 with a broken Nvidia graphics card. I was wondering if there is an option in Ubuntu to disable the card. I mean, is it possible to render everything ...
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Videos and Page scrolling are slow on my computer

I am having a problem in my brother's computer- scrolling in pages (no matter what app), and watching youtube videos, and other streaming videos are working slow (playing videos in vlc from my ...
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Switch off optimus in dell inspiron n5110 in linux

I have a dell n5110 laptop which comes with a nvidia optimus GPU.While there is no problem in windows 7,the real problem is with linux. The GPU is always on though not detected by linux and sucking a ...
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What single nVidia card will drive three monitors? [closed]

I'm seeing a lot of conflicting information, on Super User and the web in general, about nVidia cards running three monitors. The opinions I have found so far include: no single nVidia card can run ...
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Disable Crossfire on an ATI HD 5970

I'm trying to create a computation cluster using ATI GPUs. The problem is that I have to disable Crossfire in order to get maximum performance out of the ATI Radeon HD 5970 I bought to get started, ...
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ATI Temperature Monitoring

I'm trying to monitor the temperature of my GPUs (multiple ATI 5970) in my computation cluster. Problem is that the aticonfig tool does not work in headless mode # /usr/bin/aticonfig ...