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I created a liveUSB to use with my 21.5-inch, Mid 2010 iMac i3 ATI Radeon HD 5670 512 MB.

Every time I boot from the usb stick I get the "The system is running in low-graphics mode" I tried the following but nothing works...

  • sudo apt-get install fglrx
  • installed the ATI propritary drivers

Let me know what kind of log files you wish to see in order to help me troubleshooting this one.

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This old card is not supported by fglrx any longer... –  Manuel Oct 15 '13 at 6:34
So you mean I can't run ubuntu on this machine? –  Manolis Oct 15 '13 at 6:38
Not sure. This page shows your card is supported. –  Manuel Oct 15 '13 at 6:42
But shouldn't installing the proprietary drivers fix all the issues? –  Manolis Oct 15 '13 at 7:40
Sorry, I didn't look up your GPU chipset accordingly... Give it a try. You can use the package here –  Manuel Oct 16 '13 at 5:47

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