Bumblebee daemon

Service for managing hybrid graphics cards.
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Notes

Installation (Nvidia)

optirun nvidia-settings

Should be a similar process for cards other than Nvidia.

Start an application using the discrete card

Simply run:

optirun <APPLICATION> <APPLICATION-OPTIONS>

For more details see https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Bumblebee#Usage

Create .desktop file for optirun

TODO: add intructions

Related projects

bbswitch

Enable / disable the discrete graphics card.
TODO: project | issues

References



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