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remisandotbe 12-01-2007 05:45 AM

ASUS Laptop Graphix screwup
 
Hello,

Laptop: ASUS F3SC-AP206C - T7250 SR
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OS: Linux Mandriva 2008 Powerpack+
Problem:
After an update the screen went from wide screen to a rectangular screen. The whole graphical environment is slow. When opening a window, it takes the laptop 2 - 3 times before it is drawn on the screen. (literally the window opens in slices, diagonally)
When I try to type something, it tends to put it double.
(e.g. when I press the h, it will give me hh.)

I think there's a driver issue here, so I tried to reinstall the nvidia driver. However, it doesn't wanna. (keeps asking to install the rpm of the kernel-devel. didn't say which one ...)

Does anybody has a similar problem? does anybody know a sensible solution?
I hope it isn't a hardware failure ...


Thanks in advance :)

ehawk 12-03-2007 01:58 AM

Perhaps you should post to the mandriva 2008 powerpack help forum:

http://forum.mandriva.com/index.php?...859bac998fa000


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