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Bumblebee - Nvidia Optimus support

Last update on April 27, 2014.

Bumblebee - Nvidia Optimus support

Bumblebee setup guide (Nvidia Optimus support)

Credit: This guide was written by Alex Temchenko, thanks Alex, i hope this helps people get there Optimus graphics working. Please give feedback on the Kwheezy forums, and thank Alex if this guide helped you get it working.


contents

a) about
b) bumblebee on kwheezy
c) useful links





a) about

this guide describes how to install and test Bumblebee with proprietary Nvidia drivers (thereafter "bumblebee") in KWheezy 1.5 64bit (kwheezy-1.5-64bit.iso) on computers with Nvidia Optimus video card.

it was written after applying the SolydXK Bumblebee installation tutorial

https://www.forums.solydxk.com ...

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Netflix Desktop installation guide

Last update on April 27, 2014.

Netflix Desktop installation guide

Netflix Desktop installation Guide

Disclaimer: This guide has not been tested since I am residing in a country that is not permitted to the Netflix service. It also uses 3rd party repositories of which you , the administrator of your system, will have to trust yourself.

Credit: The netflix-desktop package is provided courtesy of DarkPlayer via the OpenSuse build service.

Instructions to install netflix-desktop:

1.) Login as root in the terminal (F12 for Yakuake, otherwise run Konsole), use the comand "su -" to login as root (providing root password).

2.) Add the repository key to your trusted keyring:

# wget https://www.download.opensuse ...

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Version 1.5 released!

Last update on June 6, 2014.

Version 1.5 released!

Version 1.5 is now available from the download page.

This release improves the installer, ships Debian updates, changes and adds some new software.

Changes in version 1.5:

  • Impoved installer: add boot flag to root partition, try to fix progress bar not updating.
  • New App! "Kwheezy Connector" will easily setup mounted WebDAV and SFTP connections. Auto-mount available.
  • Updated to Debian 7.4
  • Default font changed to Deja Vu Sans.
  • Google Earth updated to version 7, now supporting proper Qt4, stable...ish.
  • PDF-Shuffler replaces PDFmod. Same functionality, but pygtk instead of mono.
  • Quick USB Formatter is installed by default.
  • KDE ...

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