Update: Driver version 1.4 works on 17.10 without hacks mentioned below.
(there is whole journey of me and DisplayLink, NVidia, Intel and Dell troublemakers - see here and here and here)
After last updates I ended up with unbelievably annoying flickering, and sometimes completely missing, cursor on main display.
Desperate people do desperate actions. So I have tried to upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10 with kernel 4.13. Attempt to install “DisplayLink USB Graphics Software for Ubuntu 1.3.54” failed with following issue:
/var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.3.54/build/evdi_gem.c: In function ‘evdi_prime_create’:
/var/lib/dkms/evdi/1.3.54/build/evdi_gem.c:276:15: error: implicit declaration of function ‘drm_malloc_ab’; did you mean ‘dma_alloc_wc’? [-Werror=implicit-function-declaration]
obj->pages = drm_malloc_ab(npages, sizeof(struct page *));
I have asked on forum when 17.10 will be supported. Meanwhile there is workaround: