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I've just updated Ubuntu to latest version using Update Manager. It upgraded my kernel to 3.2.0-30. As always after installing new kernel I've reinstalled GPU drivers but with no success.

AMD Driver (12.8) installer says that everything went ok, but running glxinfo | grep 'GL version' returns the following output:

OpenGL version string: 2.1 Mesa 8.0.2

My question is how can I install this drivers?

PS. Why does Canonical release update that doesn't support such a basic feature as GPU drivers are?

Here's output of running fglrxinfo:

display: :0.0  screen: 0
OpenGL vendor string: VMware, Inc.
OpenGL renderer string: Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe (LLVM 0x300)
OpenGL version string: 1.4 (2.1 Mesa 8.0.2)
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It seems that doing sudo sh amd*.run and then installing driver from PPA (sudo apt-get install fglrx) resolved the issue. However, my graphics card is now listed as HD 5000 - it used to be HD 6500/5700/5600 Series on AMD 12.6 Drivers. –  Robin92 Sep 18 '12 at 18:55

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