Commit 001ae357 authored by Roberto Leinardi's avatar Roberto Leinardi

Update README.md

parent 43eab288
......@@ -26,18 +26,14 @@ flatpak update # needed to be sure to have the latest org.freedesktop.Platform.G
```bash
flatpak run com.leinardi.gwe
```
#### Beta Drivers
#### ⚠ Flatpak limitations
##### Beta Drivers
Currently [Flatpak does not support Nvidia Beta drivers](https://github.com/flathub/org.freedesktop.Platform.GL.nvidia/issues/1)
like 396.54.09 or 415.22.05.
### Bumblebee and Optimus
##### Bumblebee and Optimus
Currently [Flatpak does not support Bumblebee](https://github.com/flatpak/flatpak/issues/869). If you want to use GWE with Bumblebee
you need to install it from the source code and start it with `optirun`, setting the the NV-CONTROL display to `:8`:
```bash
optirun gwe --ctrl-display ":8"
```
you need to install it from the source code.
### Distro specific packages
#### Arch Linux
......@@ -53,11 +49,29 @@ sudo apt install git meson python3-pip libcairo2-dev libgirepository1.0-dev libg
```bash
git clone --recurse-submodules -j4 https://gitlab.com/leinardi/gwe.git
cd gwe
git checkout release
pip3 install -r requirements.txt
meson . build --prefix /usr
ninja -v -C build
ninja -v -C build install
```
#### Update
```bash
cd gwe
git fetch
git reset --hard origin/release
pip3 install -r requirements.txt
meson . build --prefix /usr
ninja -v -C build
ninja -v -C build install
```
#### ⚠ Bumblebee and Optimus
If you want to use GWE with Bumblebee you need to start it with `optirun` and set the `--ctrl-display` parameter to `:8`:
```bash
optirun gwe --ctrl-display ":8"
```
## ℹ️ TODO
......@@ -192,6 +206,12 @@ is different from the effective Memory Clock, what is actually being
displayed by GWE. It is also what other Windows applications like MSI Afterburner show.
The Memory Transfer Rate is simply double the Memory Clock.
### Where are the settings and profiles stored on the filesystem?
| Installation type | Location |
|-------------------|:------------------------------------------------:|
| Flatpak | `$HOME/.var/app/com.leinardi.gwe/` |
| Source code | `$XDG_CONFIG_HOME` (usually `$HOME/.config/gwe`) |
### GreenWithEnvy, why using such name?
The name comes from the slogan of the GeForce 8 series, that was "Green with envy".
Nvidia is meant to be pronounced "invidia", which means envy in Latin (and Italian). And their logo is green so, GreenWithEnvy
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