I installed Fedora 31 on a new laptop Dell G3. I also installed Nvidia drivers from Howto/NVIDIA - RPM Fusion.
When I check about on my system it works but now I can only use HDMI monitor. No other devices are detected (the laptop screen is not detected anymore).
When I use another tty (console), it’s the laptop screen who works.
If I remove the /etc/X11/xorg.conf, the HDMI is not working anymore and Fedora use the intel chipset.
Content of /etc/X11/xorg.conf :
VendorName “NVIDIA Corporation”
$ sudo lsmod | grep nouveau|nvidia
==> Nothing appear
$ sudo cat /etc/grub2.cfg | grep nouveau
set default_kernelopts= … rd.driver.blacklist=nouveau modprobe.blacklist=nouveau nvidia-drm.modeset=1 …"
Same with cat /etc/grub2-efi.cfg | grep nouveau
Screen 0: minimum 8 x 8, current 1920 x 1080, maximum 32767 x 32767
HDMI-0 connected primary 1920x1080+0+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 598mm x 336mm
What do you think I missed ?
Thanks a lot in advance.
Is that optimus technology you have there?
What do you get from the following command?
lspci | grep VGA
That’s optimus technology alright.
DId you follow the instructions on this page? Which version of the driver did you install?
I followed the same instructions, the driver version is 440:
$ rpm -qa | grep nvidia
My kernel is :
$ uname -r
I uninstalled everything and clean before retrying. Now it’s working.
Things I made differently is adding support for Optimus.
Awesome. I am glad it work out. Enjoy Fedora
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