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I installed latest Ubuntu (13.04). If I check from system settings I get that Im using Galllium 0.4 drivers for RS690. I have an ATI card, ATI Radeon X1270...

Every time I open some window or ubuntu is trying to show me some kind of an effect, it hangs a lot. If I open launcher I get this as pictured above. I assume the grene things is transparency.

DO I need new drivers to be installed or what is the solution?

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You don't have to install new drivers. Proprietary drivers from AMD (fglrx) are not available for your X1270 any more (unless you go back to Ubuntu 8.04).

This is a known bug of Ubuntu 13.04 with RS690 graphic cards. However, there is a workaround. This askubuntu post contains an answer. You have to disable Dash Blur with compiz-config-settings-manager or a similar application. The Bug-report can be found here on launchpad.

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Try disabling proprietry drivers and use generic drivers.

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Rebooting in safe graphic mode should verify that problem is in the drivers before actually disabling them. – Ahmadgeo May 26 '13 at 20:11
He couldn't have installed proprietary drivers. (the combination Ubuntu 13.04 + fglrx + AMD RS690 (X1270) is impossible) – R110 May 26 '13 at 20:23

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