i have a laptop and use optimus manager(intel/nvidia) and currently in hybrid mode.
i have the proprietary drivers installed.
i use Manjaro(arch based)distribution.
i tried all kind of settings to make Firefox use Nvidia,but it never shows in
this is what i tried with no success:
-simply do prime-run Firefox(
prime-run glxgears does appear in nvidia-smi)
__NV_PRIME_RENDER_OFFLOAD=1 __GLX_VENDOR_LIBRARY_NAME=nvidia firefox
-copy the firefox.desktop file from
/usr/share/applications/ and put it in
then edit it with either:
Exec=/usr/bin/prime-run /usr/lib/firefox/firefox %u
Exec=prime-run /usr/lib/firefox/firefox %u
-i also tried updating the desktop file like it’s shown in the Arch wiki with
-tried renaming the firefox.desktop file to firefoxnvidia and also change the Name= inside the file.
in about:config i have
i looked all around and the only things i didn’t try were to start Firefox with
MOZ_WEBRENDER=1 or both?
and change to true