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Old 01-30-2017, 03:55 PM   #1
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Question Fedora 25?

Hello all,

I have a Fedora 25 workstation install and an AOC e1649Fwu DisplayLink monitor. It looks like Fedora is recognizing it and it seems all is well (to the OS). You can see the screenshots here: http://imgur.com/a/3CK80

However, what I see is much different and unusable:
https://youtu.be/kTRIUr01i7o

Does anyone have any experience getting this working on Fedora 25? This is the out of box experience (no drivers or working towards getting it to work yet)

Thanks!
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Old 01-31-2017, 03:28 PM   #2
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Interesting... I've had a similar issue, except the other monitor stays black but I do see the mouse moving around.

I gave up trying and have just been manually plugging in the HDMI cable hoping I'll see some improvement in the next update (evdi seems to have been updated, so hopefully there'll be a driver update soon too).

Btw, i'm on a t460s and fedora 25 (with both GDM and the session running on X)
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Old 02-22-2017, 02:15 PM   #3
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Default install displaylink on Fedora25

# as root

dnf -y update

# reboot if you got a new kernel !

# as root

dnf install redhat-lsb.x86_64 redhat-lsb-desktop.x86_64 redhat-lsb-trialuse.x86_64 redhat-lsb-languages.x86_64 redhat-lsb-submod-multimedia.x86_64 redhat-lsb-core.x86_64 redhat-lsb-supplemental.x86_64 redhat-lsb.x86_64 kernel-debug-devel.x86_64 kernel-devel.x86_64 dkms.noarch lpf.noarch


# create folder as root

mkdir /opt/displaylink

cd /opt/displaylink

# download / unzip / ubunto driver intto

./displaylink-driver-1.3.52.run --noexec --keep

displaylink-installer.sh

nano / vim /etc/ld.so.conf.d/local.conf # add < /opt/displaylink

# run ldconfig

ldconfig

cd /usr/local/bin

# set symlink to executebel

ln -s ../../../opt/displaylink/DisplayLinkManager ./

# connect USB 3.0 DisplayLink and Display
# run as root

DisplayLinkManager &

# got to your Display setup under settings
# as normal user and configer possision on the display
# if you have more then one.


#as root

systemctl status display-manager.service

# systemctl start display-manager.service

# to end as root

killall DisplayLinkManager

# have fun
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