Plasma started crashing
kassube at gmx.net
Fri Nov 11 20:47:33 UTC 2016
> Nils Kassube schreef op 11-11-2016 19:11:
> > Xen wrote:
> >> So I an an update today but now that I think of it I also exchanged
> >> a
> >> graphics card (same driver, no driver exchange).
> >> I don't know which is which at this point but plasmashell crashes
> >> about 10 times per hour.
> >> I assume it is going to be the graphics card. Makes KDE nigh
> >> unusable
> >> though. One problem gone (the tearing with the other card) a new
> >> one
> >> arises (I have had another card in there, so of the say 3 cards in
> >> my
> >> possession from nVidia, 2 don't work. And this is just a very new
> >> card, nVidia GTX 950).
> > Which Kubuntu version are you talking about? Maybe it matters…
> > Which nvidia driver do you use? I don't think that all drivers work
> > the same with every nvidia card.
Then you could try the driver from nvidia. The driver manager in system
settings should find out which is the right driver for your card.
> > As a start you could disable desktop effects (Alt+Shift+F12) and
> > check if it makes a difference.
> Yeah but I have no time to troubleshoot now.
Well, if you don't want to troubleshoot, you will have to live with the
crashes - and then I'd like to ask what was the purpose of your mail?
Anyway, just pressing one shortcut shouldn't take that long and
afterwards the crashes might stop.
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