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I tried many many workarounds for the unity fix in 12.10 ubuntu version...

I have ATI Mobility Radeon HD3650 graphics card.. I managed to install the 12.6 version of it, and downgrade the X-Server from 1.13 to 1.12.3 using the code below of this guy 'Makarewicz' Code:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:makson96/fglrx
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
sudo apt-get install fglrx-legacy

Now i using fglrxinfo i get

display: :0  screen: 0
OpenGL vendor string: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
OpenGL renderer string: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650
OpenGL version string: 3.3.11653 Compatibility Profile Context

but still on boot i cant see unity. However using in a TTY unity or unity-reset, i can have unity, until i reboot...

So is there a way to make this permanent?

Thank you

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You'll need to add these line to /etc/rc.local. To add them, follow these instruction

Open a terminal and type

gksudo gedit /etc/rc.local

Then paste this line before exit 0

unity-reset

Make it execuable

sudo chmod a+x /etc/rc.local
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