[ubuntu-studio-users] Problem with Asus FX505 Tuf Gaming laptop after installing 20.04
linuxman at avoura.com
Mon Oct 19 20:19:42 UTC 2020
I bought an Asus FX505 Tuf Gaming laptop, with Intel Core i5 CPU and
It came with Windows 10. I booted from USB to live Ubuntu Studio 20.04
and installed it after repartitioning.
I can boot into Ubuntu Studio, but after a few minutes, everything
except the mouse freezes. I can move the mouse around, but not click on
anything, not drag anything. Key presses do nothing. I could press CTRL
ALT F1 for a terminal and do things there, but since I updated the
kernel to 5.8.0-23-lowlatency, even that no longer works after booting.
I would really like to get Ubuntu Studio working on this laptop, as
Windows 10 sucks. I can revert it all back to just Windows 10 if
necessary, but would rather use Linux.
Any ideas on what is wrong?
Some websites suggest the graphics driver. I have the Nvidia proprietary
driver installed and selected, originally the Xorg-nouveau driver was in
use, but I removed this as some say it is buggy.
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