[svlug] Dell XPS 13

Ajit Natarajan ajitk at email.com
Fri Jun 12 10:34:58 PDT 2015

On 06/12/2015 09:55 AM, James Colannino wrote:
> I had the XPS-13 for two years. It's a great little machine. Everything
> worked out of the box with Ubuntu 12.04, so I imagine you won't have any
> issues with 15.04. I got the 1080p monitor, and the resolution was
> perfect. Anything higher than that and I think you're going to have to
> deal with hard to read fonts, so proceed with 3200x1800 at your own risk...

So even the most recent Ubuntu version is not good at handling 
high-resolution displays?

> You will probably hit an issue with secure boot since you're dual
> booting. I disabled it since I was only using Linux. See:
> http://askubuntu.com/questions/493409/is-disabing-secure-boot-needed-for-ubuntu-14-04-dual-boot-with-windows-8-uefi

ok, will look into this.  Thanks for the pointer.


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