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    rmcg

      On My HP Elitebpook 2760p I installed antix 17 no problem and have run it for 12 months on this laptop, during installation it automagically recognised my i915 graphics and gave needed screen resolutions. When I tried a fresh install on same laptop with Antix 19 it didn’t recognise the i915 driver needed and I could only install Antix 19 using safe mode. My screen resolution was limited to 1024×768 from that point on. Can anyone give me some assistance on how to enable the i915 driver in Antix 19?

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      anticapitalista

        Give us more details ie output of inxi -v8 will help.

        Philosophers have interpreted the world in many ways; the point is to change it.

        antiX with runit - leaner and meaner.

        #29158
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        rmcg

          Thankyou Anticapitalista for taking a look at this, I have removed some IP/MAC addresses and UUID details but everything else is included:-)

          Host: robshp Kernel: 4.9.87-antix.1-amd64-smp x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 6.3.0
          parameters: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-4.9.87-antix.1-amd64-smp
          root=UUID= vga=791 gfxsave quiet
          Desktop: IceWM 1.4.2 info: icewmtray dm: SLiM 1.3.4
          Distro: antiX-17.1_x64-full Heather Heyer 17 March 2018
          base: Debian GNU/Linux 9 (stretch)
          Machine:
          Type: Laptop System: Hewlett-Packard product: HP EliteBook 2760p v: A0005F02
          serial: <root required> Chassis: type: 10 serial: <root required>
          Mobo: Hewlett-Packard model: 162A v: KBC Version 05.41 serial: <root required>
          BIOS: Hewlett-Packard v: 68SOU Ver. F.60 date: 03/20/2015
          Battery:
          ID-1: BAT0 charge: 17.4 Wh condition: 35.4/35.4 Wh (100%) volts: 11.1/10.8
          model: Hewlett-Packard Primary type: Li-ion serial: 00883 2011/06/24
          status: Discharging
          Memory:
          RAM: total: 7.71 GiB used: 1.12 GiB (14.5%)
          RAM Report: permissions: Unable to run dmidecode. Root privileges required.
          PCI Slots:
          Permissions: Unable to run dmidecode. Root privileges required.
          CPU:
          Topology: Dual Core model: Intel Core i5-2540M bits: 64 type: MT MCP
          arch: Sandy Bridge family: 6 model-id: 2A (42) stepping: 7 microcode: 1A
          L2 cache: 3072 KiB bogomips: 20762
          Speed: 1454 MHz min/max: 800/3300 MHz Core speeds (MHz): 1: 1187 2: 1244 3: 1683
          4: 2145
          Flags: acpi aes aperfmperf apic arat arch_perfmon avx bts clflush cmov constant_tsc
          cx16 cx8 de ds_cpl dtes64 dtherm dts eagerfpu epb ept est flexpriority fpu fxsr ht
          ida kaiser lahf_lm lm mca mce mmx monitor msr mtrr nonstop_tsc nopl nx pae pat pbe
          pcid pclmulqdq pdcm pebs pge pln pni popcnt pse pse36 pts rdtscp rep_good sep smx ss
          sse sse2 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 syscall tm tm2 tpr_shadow tsc tsc_deadline_timer vme
          vmx vnmi vpid x2apic xsave xsaveopt xtopology xtpr
          Vulnerabilities: Type: meltdown mitigation: PTI
          Type: spectre_v1 mitigation: __user pointer sanitization
          Type: spectre_v2 mitigation: Full generic retpoline
          Graphics:
          Device-1: Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics
          vendor: Hewlett-Packard driver: i915 v: kernel bus ID: 00:02.0 chip ID: 8086:0126
          Display: server: X.Org 1.19.2 driver: modesetting unloaded: fbdev,vesa
          resolution: 1280×800~60Hz
          OpenGL: renderer: Mesa DRI Intel Sandybridge Mobile v: 3.3 Mesa 13.0.6 compat-v: 3.0
          direct render: Yes
          Audio:
          Device-1: Intel 6 Series/C200 Series Family High Definition Audio
          vendor: Hewlett-Packard driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus ID: 00:1b.0
          chip ID: 8086:1c20
          Sound Server: ALSA v: k4.9.87-antix.1-amd64-smp
          Network:
          Device-1: Intel 82579LM Gigabit Network vendor: Hewlett-Packard driver: e1000e
          v: 3.2.6-k port: 4060 bus ID: 00:19.0 chip ID: 8086:1502
          IF: eth3 state: down mac:
          Device-2: Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6205 [Taylor Peak] driver: iwlwifi v: kernel
          port: 4040 bus ID: 24:00.0 chip ID: 8086:0085
          IF: wlan3 state: up mac:
          IP v4: scope: global broadcast:
          IP v6: scope: link
          Device-3: HP hs2340 HSPA+ mobile broadband type: USB driver: cdc_acm,cdc_ncm,cdc_wdm
          bus ID: 1-1.2:4 chip ID: 03f0:3a1d serial: B85E16D06728C410
          IF: usb0 state: down mac:
          WAN IP:
          Drives:
          Local Storage: total: 111.79 GiB used: 21.18 GiB (18.9%)
          ID-1: /dev/sda vendor: Samsung model: SSD 840 Series size: 111.79 GiB block size:
          physical: 512 B logical: 512 B speed: 6.0 Gb/s serial: S14CNEACC14669V rev: 7B0Q
          scheme: MBR
          Message: No Optical or Floppy data was found.
          RAID:
          Message: No RAID data was found.
          Partition:
          ID-1: / raw size: 103.00 GiB size: 100.88 GiB (97.95%) used: 21.18 GiB (21.0%)
          fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda1 label: rootantiX17.4.1
          uuid: 240c1a4a-77d6-4230-b172-0cc11d304c00
          ID-2: swap-1 size: 8.79 GiB used: 0 KiB (0.0%) fs: swap swappiness: 10 (default 60)
          cache pressure: 50 (default 100) dev: /dev/sda2 label: swap
          uuid: 9eef3a56-1747-4e57-b17e-d061f28a5320
          Unmounted:
          Message: No unmounted partitions found.
          USB:
          Hub: 1-0:1 info: Full speed (or root) Hub ports: 3 rev: 2.0 speed: 480 Mb/s
          chip ID: 1d6b:0002
          Hub: 1-1:2 info: Intel Integrated Rate Matching Hub ports: 6 rev: 2.0
          speed: 480 Mb/s chip ID: 8087:0024
          Device-1: 1-1.1:3 info: Validity Sensors VFS471 Fingerprint Reader
          type: <vendor specific> driver: N/A interfaces: 1 rev: 1.1 speed: 12 Mb/s
          chip ID: 138a:003c serial: 0020fceb1189
          Device-2: 1-1.2:4 info: HP hs2340 HSPA+ mobile broadband
          type: Communication,Abstract (modem),CDC-Data driver: cdc_acm,cdc_ncm,cdc_wdm
          interfaces: 11 rev: 2.0 speed: 480 Mb/s chip ID: 03f0:3a1d serial: B85E16D06728C410
          Hub: 2-0:1 info: Full speed (or root) Hub ports: 3 rev: 2.0 speed: 480 Mb/s
          chip ID: 1d6b:0002
          Hub: 2-1:2 info: Intel Integrated Rate Matching Hub ports: 8 rev: 2.0
          speed: 480 Mb/s chip ID: 8087:0024
          Device-3: 2-1.4:3 info: Chicony type: Video driver: uvcvideo interfaces: 2 rev: 2.0
          speed: 480 Mb/s chip ID: 04f2:b242 serial: SN0001
          Sensors:
          System Temperatures: cpu: 49.0 C mobo: 0.0 C
          Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A
          Repos:
          No active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list
          Active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/antix.list
          1: deb http://mx.debian.nz/antix/stretch stretch main nosystemd nonfree
          Active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/debian-stable-updates.list
          1: deb http://mirror.fsmg.org.nz/debian/ stretch-updates main contrib non-free
          Active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/debian.list
          1: deb http://mirror.fsmg.org.nz/debian/ stretch non-free contrib main
          2: deb http://security.debian.org/ stretch/updates non-free contrib main
          No active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google-chrome.list
          No active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/onion.list
          Active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/opera-stable.list
          1: deb http://deb.opera.com/opera-stable/ stable non-free
          No active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/various.list
          Active apt repos in: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/vivaldi.list
          1: deb http://repo.vivaldi.com/stable/deb/ stable main
          Processes:
          CPU top: 5
          1: cpu: 27.2% command: chrome pid: 12680 mem: 147.5 MiB (1.8%)
          2: cpu: 8.4% command: dropbox pid: 9452 mem: 291.7 MiB (3.6%)
          3: cpu: 5.3% command: google-chrome-stable pid: 3332 mem: 253.1 MiB (3.2%)
          4: cpu: 3.0% command: lxterminal pid: 13012 mem: 20.4 MiB (0.2%)
          5: cpu: 2.8% command: xorg pid: 2387 mem: 54.1 MiB (0.6%)
          Memory top: 5
          1: mem: 291.7 MiB (3.6%) command: dropbox pid: 9452 cpu: 8.4%
          2: mem: 253.1 MiB (3.2%) command: google-chrome-stable pid: 3332 cpu: 5.3%
          3: mem: 173.1 MiB (2.1%) command: chrome pid: 3429 cpu: 0.6%
          4: mem: 156.2 MiB (1.9%) command: chrome pid: 3612 cpu: 0.5%
          5: mem: 147.5 MiB (1.8%) command: chrome pid: 12680 cpu: 27.2%
          Info:
          Processes: 214 Uptime: 38m Init: SysVinit v: 2.88 runlevel: 5 default: 5 Compilers:
          gcc: 6.3.0 alt: 6 Shell: bash v: 4.4.12 running in: lxterminal inxi: 3.0.36

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