[kwlug-disc] OpenSUSE 12.2 out for a month now - thoughts?

Behan Webster behanw at websterwood.com
Mon Oct 15 07:01:20 EDT 2012


It has little to do with the CPU and everything to do with the peripherals and GPU; certainly if your graphics chipset isn't well supported then everything gets frustrating fast.

Any issues I've experienced with 12.04 have mostly had to do with graphics issues.

Behan

Sent from my Mobile Computer which is also a phone

On 2012-10-06, at 6:50 AM, Khalid Baheyeldin <kb at 2bits.com> wrote:

> On Fri, Oct 5, 2012 at 6:42 PM, L.D. Paniak <ldpaniak at fourpisolutions.com> wrote:
> I have almost daily lockups with 12.04 desktop on Ivy Bridge Intel
> laptop hardware.  It seems to be a disagreement between Compiz and the
> integrated graphics.  Things like tab switches in the browser set it
> off.  Stay away for now.
> 
> My laptop has an Intel chipset, with no problems.
> 
> Not sure the exact model, but lshw says: 
> 
> Mobile 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics Controller
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