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Ati incompatible with Gnome-shell?

I installed Gnome-Shell on Ubuntu 11.10 and the top bar has a strange glitch:

I also installed ATI/AMD proprietary FGLRX graphics drivers but the "post-release updates" fails to install.

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marked as duplicate by fossfreedom Feb 27 '12 at 20:11

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Possible duplicate: askubuntu.com/q/62808/18612 –  Christopher Kyle Horton Dec 12 '11 at 10:40

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This is a bug with the ATI/AMD drivers not being compatible. Its a problem on their end, and there isn't much that can be done about it as far as I know.

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It's "fixed" in the newest fglrx from the ATI homepage. Fixed meaning, that the colors are ok, but the shell flickers and is still unusable.

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