[ubuntu-studio-users] Problem with Asus FX505 Tuf Gaming laptop after installing 20.04

Tomas Pavelka arcifric at gmail.com
Wed Oct 21 06:41:12 UTC 2020

It seems like harddisk configuration problem if live was ok. I think it's
not good idea installing linux on Win optimized laptop... (this is my
personal theory, I am not programmer, i use Ubuntu studio since 8.04, but
always as clean installation on  my self building PCs, on my HP laptops are

On Mon, Oct 19, 2020, 22:21 David King <linuxman at avoura.com> wrote:

> I bought an Asus FX505 Tuf Gaming laptop, with Intel Core i5 CPU and
> Nvidia GPU.
> 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.
> David
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