> Date: Fri, 14 Oct 2016 23:53:02 +0100
> From: Dimitris Papastamos <s...@2f30.org>
> On Fri, Oct 14, 2016 at 11:47:58PM +0100, Dimitris Papastamos wrote:
> > Hi,
> > In an attempt to fix video tearing in fullscreen mode I used the
> > following config in /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/10-intel.conf
> > Section "Device"
> > Identifier "Intel Graphics"
> > Driver "intel"
> > Option "Tearfree" "true"
> > EndSection
> I just noticed that even if I comment out the TearFree option
> but leave the driver option set to "intel" I still experience
> weird artifacts.
There is a reason why we use the modesetting driver on Broadwell by