Category: Hardware

Ubuntu 14.04 Unknown Display

I recently had trouble with my Nvidia GTX760 recognizing one of two identical monitors, both of which worked fine with a Macbook Air and DisplayLink USB adapter.  The Ubuntu default Nouveau driver wouldn’t find the monitor at all, while the Nvidia 331 driver would only allow 640×480 or 800×600 resolution.  Eventually I found the display log was reporting an issue…