Intel Sandybridge graphics support?

Justin Sherrill justin at
Fri Feb 20 09:17:27 PST 2015

If there's a part that talks about LVDS1 as a... video output?
removing it should fix that.  I have a vague memory of seeing this
before with X, but I don't remember the solution.  Posting your
xorg.conf may lead to some suggestions.

On Fri, Feb 20, 2015 at 10:33 AM, Baurzhan Muftakhidinov
<baurthefirst at> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 20, 2015 at 7:52 PM, Justin Sherrill
> <justin at> wrote:
>> On Fri, Feb 20, 2015 at 9:41 AM, Baurzhan Muftakhidinov
>> <baurthefirst at> wrote:
>>> Than wasn't the case too, I do use startxfce4 but no success.
>>> I notice that when I do X -configure, it creates
>>> with 2 Screens and 2 graphic cards, where first one uses intel
>>> and second one uses vesa driver. I don't have external
>>> monitor to check DisplayPort output on my laptop.
>> Edit out the vesa material and use that config - my hunch is that xorg
>> is handily autoconfiguring itself wrong.
>> You should also have a /var/log/X.log.0 or similar (I forget the exact
>> filename) that will list what X did, and any errors it had before
>> dying - they will be marked with an "EE", and probably be near the end
>> of the file.
> Just checked, and it says that output LVDS1 has no monitor section,
> just like
> I tried adding Option "ReprobeOutputs" "true" to xorg.conf
> and xrandr commands to .xinitrc but no luck.

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