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I have 3d accelarator but gnome still doesn't work My pc enters gnome desktop bu there i have graphic problems! Graphic problems with the top taskbar and wherever i click it, my desktop transforms into gnome clasic desktop. I am using ati radeon 4800 hd and ubuntu 11.10

Not software rendered:    yes
Not blacklisted:          yes
GLX fbconfig:             yes
GLX texture from pixmap:  yes
GL npot or rect textures: yes
GL vertex program:        yes
GL fragment program:      yes
GL vertex buffer object:  yes
GL framebuffer object:    yes
GL version is 1.4+:       yes

Unity 3D supported:       yes

Similar report from @user26930 - ATI HD5770 graphics card - gnome-shell is affected but Unity works fine.

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I have such problem too but, but Unity works fine... Radeon HD5770 - ubuntu 11.10 with proprietary drivers - screenshot –  user26930 Oct 13 '11 at 21:13
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I have ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Graphics, and when I use gnome-shell, the top bar is bright blue and only half the letters render, the others are torn or blank boxes. Using proprietary drivers. Gnome 3 worked when I used it on Fedora though. Unfortunately I can't provide a screenshot, as when I make a screenshot, only my wallpaper shows, it must be part of the bug. –  user26937 Oct 13 '11 at 21:29

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I had the same issue with my ati card (switched to nvidia now) but I didn't have atis newest driver back then...have you tried to go to the ati page and download the newest linux drivers? It's the amd catalyst 11.10 drivers released october 31

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protected by Oli Oct 13 '11 at 22:55

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