Graphics Card Drivers
In this section, we will try to cover the basics of getting the most out of your AMD, Nvidia, or Intel graphics card on your Linux system, specifically when using Wine/PlayOnLinux. This can get pretty lengthy, so expect this article to get exponentially bigger as time goes on.
For ease of use, we will break these down into different sections for the graphics card manufacturer, and then distro's within those categories.
- 1 NVIDIA
- 2 AMD
- 3 Intel
Ubuntu/Kubuntu/Xubuntu, Mint, and derivatives
Unfortunately, the open-source nouveau drivers are not really up-to-par on performance yet for gaming. Things are starting to look up, but there are a lot of caveats to running the open-source drivers. More information can be found here: