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196 views

ATI Catalyst didn't update correctly and now can't boot

I recently bought a barebone with Ubuntu 11.04 64 bits installed, which worked correctly except that the video worked a bit bad. So i tried downloading ATI Catalyst from ATI web, and tried to install. ...
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1answer
284 views

Screen tearing oddity when one window is on top of another with Radeon

I have a mobility radeon 5850 running 11.04 and am running catalyst 11.10 drivers. I noticed that whenever I have two windows open, one of top of the other, scrolling results in minor screen tearing, ...
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1answer
75 views

Compiz disables 3rd Monitor

I have a try monitor setup with using the proprietary ATI drivers: This works pretty well with metacity, with the exception of some maximize strangeness. On monitors 3 and 2 it works as expected. ...
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1answer
89 views

Is it possible to get the 11.10 Unity Desktop in 11.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install Unity after installing Desktop Edition? Unity interface on the Desktop in 11.04 I am running into severe problems with dual monitors+fglrx in 64bit ...
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1answer
407 views

Problem after enabling Xinerama

I enabled Xinerama and now I cant do anything. All that shows up is my mouse and background. Step by step how do I get back to normal? I also tried opening up programs, perhaps to open Catalyst but I ...
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1answer
716 views

11.04 ATI Radeon HD 5600 Dual Monitor issue

I have an issue when I try to work with dual monitor: Ihave a HP dv7 with ati Radeon HD 5600 and a Benq external monitor. I have instaled the properietary ATI drivers When I plug my external ...
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3answers
886 views

Unity + HD 4250 = Not a good idea?

I have been using 11.04 on my Compaq Presario CQ56-116SO. I have used Ubuntu from 9.10 version, and all have been working perfect, no lag etc. But now, when the 11.04 was released, I installed it, I ...
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0answers
162 views

Login dialog and all windows flickering, background displaying fine on an ATI Radeon HD 5750/5770 [closed]

I am running Ubuntu 11.04 64bit with a ATI RadeonHD 5750/5770 (JUNIPER), 4GB ram. When I get to the login screen, all I see is a flickering white box instead of the login dialog. The background ...
2
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1answer
256 views

Lowering graphics card power consumpution

My laptop have Ati mobility HD4500 graphics card. I am using the Ati drivers. Still my palm rest is getting quite hotter compared to when I am using the windows. This is my graphics card is present ...
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3answers
1k views

ATI Driver from AMD Website keeps crashing?

I just solved a problem by installing the latest ATI Drivers from AMD's website. Problem is I think it crashes my system, like few times a day already ... How can I confirm its the cause and how can I ...
2
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1answer
991 views

How do I fix very slow/choppy experience with an ATI Radeon HD 5850 xtreme?

I've just installed ubuntu 11.04 64 bit and the gui feels really slow and choppy. Running glxgears for example feels like I'm killing my pc because everything becomes really choppy and it looks like I ...
2
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1answer
1k views

High resolution in Thinkpad T60 with ATI X1400

I salvaged good old T60 machine, with ATI X1400 and hi resolution screen (1600x1200). My problem is that Ubuntu does not detect higher resolutions than 1024x768. I can that radeon driver is sed ...
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1answer
105 views

unity only works the first boot

Ubuntu 11.04 Unity works fine when booted to try out from CD. After install, Unity works the first login but not after that. Classic doesn't work either. I can only use Classic no-effects. Why ...
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2answers
586 views

Fix Mobility Radeon Graphics in Ubuntu 11.04 [until now] [closed]

Is there some things to fix mobility AMD Radeon HD3xxx series in Ubuntu 11.04 ?? Until now, i've been updated my system using Kernel 2.6.39-11 and Catalyst 11.7 but Graphics Effects sill running ugly ...
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3answers
1k views

OpenSource Driver with ATI HD 6770

Im currently using fglrx from AMD and wanna try other driver to see if I can get better performance with compiz (I'm getting flickering). Everything I've tried dont works(Radeon, RadeonHD), I think ...
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2answers
5k views

How to install Radeon X600 driver

I am completely new to Ubuntu and now running into so many problems regarding my display. I will be so grateful to the community to help me out and keep me loving Ubuntu. When I run lspci | grep ...
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1answer
388 views

AMD Catalyst 11.7 with external monitor

Just installed Catalyst 11.7 At times overheating when in games and external monitor works only in mirror mode. When I try to change monitor settings, it completely hangs the system. After reboot ...
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0answers
637 views

No HDMI output on an ATI X1250 [closed]

I'm trying to run ubuntu 11.04 with on board ATI X1250. The ATI legacy driver can't be installed on 11.04 so I'm using the default ubuntu driver. I can't seem to get HDMI out working.
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1answer
610 views

Dual screen with two ATI cards

I'm trying to get a dual screen setup he main monitor in landscape and the other on portrait. With the ATI binary drivers (CCC) I could have both monitors working although I couldn't activate Xinerama ...
0
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1answer
757 views

Ubuntu 11.04 update error

I just updated my Ubuntu 11.04, but now when starting it a black screen is shown and prints: Checking battery state Stopping system v runlevel compatibility I tried to install the latest ...
0
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1answer
185 views

I have slow video acceleration, is there any way to fix this?

I have a an x700 mobility, and can't seem to find the drivers. I have the default Gallium drivers, but I would like to have proprietary drivers. Is there any way to do this on 11.04?
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2answers
678 views

Screen keeps freezing, then kernel panic

I have a Hp DV6-3079tx. It has a ATI Radeon graphics chip. The system seems to randomly freeze up, sometimes it will unfreeze, other times it will un-freeze, freeze, then go black. Looking in the ...
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1answer
2k views

FGLRX (Catalyst 11.6) is it compatible with kernel 2.6.39?

I have recently Installed kernel 2.6.39 and also updated the AMD driver to version 11.6, however seems like it's not working. I was hoping that with this new driver AMD had support for the new kernel, ...
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1answer
209 views

After 10.10 -> 11.04 upgrade, can only login via Classic (No Effects)

Yesterday I upgraded from 10.10 to 11.04, everything seemed to go okay until immediately after login: the desktop goes into a "corrupted" looking state (similar to having too high resolution set). I ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Jockey not detecting my ATI IGP Xpress 1150

Will get to the point, Fresh Ubuntu 11.04, I tried to edit the appearance settings for Gnome Do 0.8.4, get the error "you must enable compositing" help guides suggested to install Compiz. Installed ...
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1answer
773 views

glxgears segmentation fault using open video driver

I have two videocards Integrated(Intel i3) and Discrete(Mobility Radeon HD5470). I noticed this problem, after I installed Catalyst 11.5 from AMD site. But there was something I couldn't manage, ...
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1answer
430 views

Unable to resume if suspended for more than 20 minutes on a Dell Inspiron N5010

I am using 11.04 64bit on Dell Inspiron N5010. I have this strange problem, if I leave my laptop suspended for more than 20 minutes(approx.) then it does not resume. It works fine if I resume within ...
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4answers
1k views

Is ATI working on Unity 3D?

Before I had ATI running, but Unity was corrupt and laggy. Now, I don't have installed and everything is better. I am just wondering if it is safe to turn it back on?
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2answers
299 views

Massive graphical corruption when playing videos

After upgrade my Ubuntu to 11.04 I have a weird problem playing videos. See the capture from my display. I'm getting the same thing with all of the players and video file types. Ubuntu 11.04 64bit ...
0
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1answer
197 views

Windows jutter from place to place in classic desktop with ATI driver

I just uninstalled Gnome 3 and had to reactivate my ATI driver, it should now be working fine but it isn't. I'm using Ubuntu 11.04 with the classic theme and when I drag the windows around they ...
0
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1answer
805 views

Multi screen external monitor unrecognized

I have the ATI graphics manager (Catalyst Control Center) configured for my external monitor, attached to my Toshiba laptop, and the external monitor is recognized by this utility. However, the ...
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4answers
2k views

Freeze when moving mouse to bottom right corner of screen since Ati Catalyst 11.5

Today i upgraded from ATI Catalyst 11.4 beta to 11.5. When i move my mouse to the bottom right corner of the screen the system becomes unresponsive for ~1 second. Everywhere else is fine. I have no ...
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3answers
795 views

After upgrading, effects are very slow

...programs run normally, but the effects are very sluggish. How can I fix this?
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1answer
322 views

MSI RX1950 Pro-Series PCI-E video card - Is there a way to make 3D functions work?

I have the 3D-Card in the subject. It is ATI-based. I know proprietary driver support for Linux has been dropped a while ago, so I have been struggling for years now, with no success... my ...
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1answer
683 views

Logging out/back in sometimes freezes after login to blank wallpaper

Hi I am running 11.04 on a Dell Inspiron 530 Below I have pasted what hardware I have and some dmesg pasted info Here is the problem: When I log out many times I cannot seem to log back in again. ...
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2answers
336 views

Natty crashes randomly and jumps to login

Sometimes when I work on Natty 32bit the screen goes black and jumps to the login-screen. i don't know how to reproduce this bug, but it seems it occurs when starting Applications. Anyone has a ...
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3answers
2k views

Ubuntu 11.04 + Radeon 4850 = performance problems and graphic problems

I did not install Ubuntu 11.04 on the first day because i tought: okey maybe there are some bugs, i give them some days so they can fix them. But now i got it with the hope the most anoying bugs are ...
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2answers
4k views

How do I install the drivers for an ATI Radeon 9100IGP Integrated Motherboard Graphic Card?

I have fresh install the ubuntu 11.04 but still unlucky to install appropriate driver for my ATI Radeon 9100 IGP (built-in graphic card on Asus Motherboard), because of this UINTY is not working on my ...
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1answer
186 views

Booting with text only on 1920*1200

I have the proprietary ATI driver, which breaks plymouth. I would rather see the whole console output on the full resolution of my screen while booting. How can I do that?
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2answers
4k views

Ubuntu 11.04 and ATI Catalyst 11.5 graphics artifacts

I have installed ATI Catalyst 11.5 driver (fglrx) on my laptop with Ubuntu 11.04 and switchable-graphics technology (ATI Mobility Radeon HD5470). Everything seems ok, fglrxinfo shows my discrete video ...
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2answers
2k views

ATI: Multiple Video Card / Monitor Setup — Need help getting it working

So I currently have a dual-ati video card setup on my laptop. A low-power one and a high power one. In windows 7 the drivers switch video cards when on external vs internal power. Also one of the ...
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4answers
4k views

Ubuntu 11.04 unity / classic load fails - remains at background without toolbars / windows

IMPORTANT: Ubuntu Classic (without effects) works. I am trying to get unity to work. Have the following problem with Ubuntu 11.04 (had it with 10.10 too, but disabling KMS or using the fglrx driver ...
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0answers
1k views

ATI Scaling issue with HDMI [closed]

I have crossfire ATI Radeon hd 5770's. Installed the proprietary driver and decided to install the newest driver from the site. Now there is a huge scaling issue that ATI always does with HDMI ...
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1answer
436 views

When will the Catalyst 11.4 driver be available?

I've seen a lot of questions about unity performance . When is an official Ubuntu update for the proprietary ATI driver coming . People are saying this is improving unity performance a lot . Sorry but ...
3
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1answer
2k views

Boot problems after upgrading to 11.04

After updating from Maverick to Natty (complete reinstalling, without saving personal information), i had issues with booting. I'll try to describe: First reboot after installation of Natty, system ...
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0answers
738 views

Trouble with 64 bit Catalyst 11.4 x86_64 driver [closed]

I have a Radeon HD 4670. It used to work really well with the 11.3 after tweaking with vsync to remove tearing. After updating to Natty, I tried to install the new 11.4 driver, but it always seems ...
2
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3answers
9k views

Dual monitor broken in Ubuntu 11.04

I upgraded from 10.10 to 11.04 and now my dual monitor support seems broken. When booting, I see the screen duplicated just fine on both my laptop as my external monitor; after logging in, however, ...
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4answers
4k views

Radeon module boot problems

i have problems during boot with radeon module. black screen appears. if i add "blacklist radeon" to blacklist.conf i can boot normally. but i need vgaswitcheroo which not avaliable without radeon ...
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0answers
1k views

Ubuntu 11.04 and ATI Drivers, HD4850 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: unity messed up by fglrx drivers. I have problems with ATI Drivers for my graphics HD4850. Opensource drivers work, but oftem lag mouse and other applications. Then I've ...
2
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2answers
1k views

Do I really need ATI proprietary drivers?

Ever since I installed 11.04, I have problems with ATI. If I don't enable it, am I still able to use HDMI with no problems?