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Ubuntu 12.10 error on MacbookPro 8,2

I decided to setup Ubuntu on my MacbookPro 8,2(Early 2011, Graphics Cards:Radeon HD 6750M and Intel HD 3000) within a 40gb partition to setup the framework ROS to work on robotics projects(I didn't ...
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AMD drivers issue (12.10)

So, I've been having to battle various issues with Ubuntu - mostly power and heating issues on my laptop - gets up to 60C on compiling code which is fairly unreasonable. One of the things suggested ...
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AMD driver unzip problem

So I'm trying to install the new AMD drivers but I can't seem to unzip them any idea how to do this? here is my out put Archive: amd-catalyst-13.12-linux-x86.x86_64.zip End-of-central-directory ...
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12.10 Radeon 6870 Dual Head monitor, open source driver, the second monitor is detected, but stays powered off [on hold]

I'm running Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal), and I have a Radeon 6870 graphics card. When I try to plug in a second monitor into DVI-1, the second monitor is detected, but stays powered off. It shows up ...
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Can't startup after update ubuntu 12.10 from 12.04

I used update from Update Manager in Ubuntu 12.04 to update Ubuntu 12.10. After requirement of reboot, I saw grub was changed and I choose Ubuntu option to go to Ubuntu. But, it shows me that it ...
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Laptop heating issue in Ubuntu 12.10!

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 currently. I have an ATI Mobility Radeon graphic card in my laptop. My laptop has heating problem. Laptop fan is always on. When I searched on the Internet, I found that this ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 (32bit) System heatup

I'm using HP envy 4 intel i5 3rd gen, 4GB ram, 2GB ATI Raedon 7670M graphics card. freshly installed Ubuntu 12.10 (32bit) in my laptop used to turn off within 20 minutes due to overheating. i followed ...
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Installing 12.10 messed up Xorg

So I finally decided to upgrade from 12.04 and now my ubuntu install has been rendered unusable. I'm getting the "no screens detected" error from xorg in the console, and no mattr how many times I ...
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Firefox rendering websites really slow

I have Ubuntu 12.10 64-bit version running Firefox 23.0 and my websites render significantly slower than if I run Firefox on Windows and slower than Chrome on my computer. I have installed the proper ...
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Computer boots to black screen after upgrading to 12.10

I have an issue with the reboot which finishes the upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10. I press the reboot button and then my pc reboots: I see the BIOS, then my screen turns purple and then black and my ...
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Can I install this driver?

I have an ATI Xpress 200 graphics card, it doesn't have support from AMD anymore so I can't upgrade to Ubuntu 12.10, but I found this driver on their site Driver Download. I know it doesn't support my ...
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Can I Run Ubuntu 12.10 or 13.04 on an ATI XPress 200 graphics card?

I have a acer aspire t650 pc with a pentium 4 processor and a ati xpress 200 grafics card. Does anybody knows if I can update ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10 and to 13.04 and if so which driver do I need ...
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Which driver should I install? [duplicate]

Does anybody know which driver I should install to update Ubuntu from 12.04 to 12.10 I have a ATI Radeon Xpress 200 graphics card. When Ubuntu searches for drivers, it doesn't find anything but ...
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250 views

Disable dedicated video card without installing drivers

So, Ubuntu doesn't come with drivers for my ATI Radeon HD 5650 (mobility), and I tried about 3 different drivers, and all failed. My question is, can I just disable my ATI video card and use the ...
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AMD switchable graphics: integrated outperforms dedicated

I am running Ubuntu 12.10 on a Sony VAIO E14 laptop. I have a AMD switchable GPU Radeon HD 7600M / Intel HD 4000 card. The AMD Catalyst 13.4 driver is installed: On integrated (IGPU): fglrxinfo ...
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How to install ATI Radeon HD 4670 on Ubuntu 12.10

This is the first time I'm using Ubuntu. My knowledge about Linux is almost nothing. I installed Ubuntu 12.10 from windows 7 (dual boot) but I think it didn't install my graphics (ATI Radeon HD 4670) ...
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New computer boot/live usb issue Ubuntu 12.10

built a new computer yesterday and the specs are as follows: AMD A6 5400k process with AMD Radeon HD7540D graphics (built-in) FM2-A75IA-E53 mobo 8GB Crucial RAM I can install and run Ubuntu 12.04. ...
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GPU under constant 25-30% load

Currently on a fresh install of 12.10 with Unity and the newest AMD 13.3 beta 3 catalyst driver. But even when on the desktop with no programs open it seems to be idling at 25-30% GPU usage and ...
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Minecraft server in ubuntu 12.10

I've been living in a hotel do to a house fire. I have just tried to setup a server for some of my friends to connect and it doens't seem to work. I port forwarded the port 27015 and set that in the ...
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Second screen tearing AMD Radeon 5800 HD Ubuntu 12.10

Well, I've been trying to get this work for a while... The second screen doesn't stop tearing. I'm using "AMD Catalystâ„¢ 13.1 Proprietary Linux x86 Display Driver" which was install according to: ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 Gnome 3 Login Screen Bad position

Operating System and Config: I have Ubuntu 12.10 with Unity removed and installed Gnome 3 desktop. Everything works fine but... When I turn on PC for the first time and Gnome loads the login ...
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Laptop fan always on in Ubuntu 12.10?

I have dual booted Ubuntu 12.10 with Windows 7 on my Dell Inspiron 15r 3rd gen laptop. In Windows I have absolutely no problem with fan. But when I boot into Ubuntu after about a min the fan speed ...
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ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5400 Series drivers for Ubuntu 12.10

I tried to install ATI binary X.Org driver for my graphic card(ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5400 Series) in Ubuntu 12.10 but it didn't work. After some googling I found that the latest drivers are not ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 flickering with AMD Radeon HD 6625M

I let my the software update update the kernel. but when it restarted, it started to flicker and flash the screen. I can only hear the login screen sound. I can restore this by selecting the old ...
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How to enable switching Hybrid Intel/ATi with mux on Ubuntu 12.04?

I have notebook with hybrid intel/ati HD5650 graphic (with mux). I want to install previous kernel 2.6.35 like on ubuntu 10.10 because on that kernel a can switch my graphic without any problem with ...
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Google Chrome “Flickering”

I am having a problem with Google Chrome on Ubuntu 12.10 64. On about 20-30% of web sites the page comes up and starts "flickering". It seems like there is a different or partial rendering of the ...
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Set default GPU for switchable ATI/Intel graphics

I am running Quantal using the Catalyst 13.3 ATI driver for Intel HD 4000/ATI HD 7670M setup. I can switch between integrated and dedicated GPU with amdconfig --px-igpu or amdconfig --px-dgpu. Upon ...
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Widgets Look ugly after installing AMD/ATI drivers

I installed video drivers for my ATI card and now (some of) my windows have ugly widgets. Mainly, Firefox looks ugly but natuilus looks find. Also, my media keyboard buttons stopped working. I can no ...
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Problem with driver of ATI graphic card

I followed the instructions here What is the correct way to install ATI Catalyst Video Drivers (fglrx)? in the second part of the subject they said Installing the ATI Catalyst Drivers for 12.10 ...
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How to disable ATI 6490m and only use Intel HD

I have a Probook 4530s and just installed Ubuntu a week ago. This laptop has both an ATI 6490m graphics chipset and integrated Intel HD graphics. The ATI graphics seem to overheat the system, ...
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How to switch Launcher to another monitor after installing AMD/ATI Drivers?

I've had a ton of issues after installing the AMD/ATI drivers on 12.10. I had to follow some workarounds to even get my system to boot. Now that I've got drivers installed and my dual monitors set ...
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Will Nvidia gtx 650 work well on Ubuntu 12.10 / 13.04? [duplicate]

I am going to buy a new graphics card and i am thinking about a Nvidia GTX 650. Can anyone tell me if it has good driver support so that i can play games(Like TF2) without the opensource drivers? (as ...
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Toshiba Satellite S855 & Ubuntu 12.10 & Radeon HD 7600M issues

I just got a Toshiba S855 (i7-3630QM) machine, with Windows 8 pre-installed, and have been through a nightmare to make it work alongside Ubuntu 12.10. Making it dual boot was not the issue, after I ...
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ubuntu desktop 12.10 and ATI radeon hd 3400

Have i just started using ubuntu so sorry if my question seems stupid. I installed ubuntu 12.10 and everything works fine on my laptop except the loud noise and heat problem. Now i asked around and ...
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ATI HD 6320 ASUS Brightness doesn't change

When i press Function + [F5 or F6] to increase or decrease the brightness, the adjustment display on top right pops out and the slider moves but the screen brightness remains the same. i've done ...
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AMD Driver Install Troubleshooting

I have an ATI 5670 HD. I'm running ubuntu 12.10 64bit. I've been having a hell of a time trying to install the most recent drivers for my video card. Everything else seems to be working with the ...
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What to do about those Shutdown Errors?

When I press shutdown it goes to this screen: mountall: Disconnected from Plymouth acpid : exiting [1078.933492] INFO: task Xorg :1128 blocked for more than 120 seconds. [1078.933628] "echo 0 > ...
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Where can I find a compatible graphics driver for an old unsupported graphics card? [duplicate]

So here's the problem. I have a rather old laptop, bought it in 2007. It's an Acer Aspire 5100-5023 if that means anything to anyone. It has an integrated graphics card, ATI Radeon Xpress 1100. ATI (I ...
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Inspiron 7520 Power Management 12.10 after sleep mode

I use an inspiron 7520; i7 3rd generation, AMD Radeon HD 7730m w/ intel 4000hd I have noticed that my batttery life radically change when I awake my computer from sleep. When I just boot yp my ...
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174 views

Amd driver problems!

Yesterday i installed the amd driver on my lubuntu 12.10 following this guide ...
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ATI driver on 12.10 [duplicate]

To begin with - I've searched other questions with no luck. So: I've got a 12.10 and trying to set ATI drivers using this tutorial. After installing and rebooting I've got a blank desktop and used ...
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524 views

Catalyst Control Center 13.1 resets my HDTV scaling options after reboot

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10. After installing ATI 13.1 drivers, I configure ATI overscan to fit desktop to screen. The problem is that when I reboot catalyst reset the setting. I've tried everything ...
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DKMS error when installing amd drivers

I need to install AMD drivers in my Ubuntu 12.10. I followed What is the correct way to install ATI Catalyst Video Drivers (fglrx)? (and I installed all dependencies from 12.04 guide) Here is my ...
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414 views

Radeon 13.1 legacy driver and xserver 1.13

Is the latest radeon legacy driver compatible with xserver 1.13? I have HD4xxx and HD5xxx video cards on my laptop. I want to install Ubuntu 12.10 but not sure if everything will be ok with legacy ...
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Unusually high CPU% and bad performance on both Ubuntu and Xubuntu

I recently decided to switch to Ubuntu from Windows 7, and I've been having some problems regarding CPU usage. Any program I have running uses 40-50% of my CPU, which is way too much obviously. I'm ...
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Cursor trapped on secondary X screen

Problem My mouse keeps getting stuck on DISPLAY=:0.1. Setup Three monitors on two cards with two X Screens. Radeon HD 6950 (00) DISPLAY=:0.0 Monitor 1 over HDMI Monitor 2 over DVI Radeon HD ...
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No HDMI output with ati 5470

My laptop is HP 3030ej with ATI 5470 and switchable graphics. For some reason ubuntu 12.10 (64 bit, if that matters) doesn't recognize the HDMI output for my monitor. I tried following several ...
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ATI Radeon Mobility X1600 drivers installation

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my old Macbook Pro 2006. It has a ATI Radeon Mobility X1600 256MB and I would grateful if you could tell me how to install the graphic card drivers. So far the ...
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Catch-22: No Ubuntu to install AMD driver for initial Ubuntu install through Win8. [duplicate]

Without going into unnecessary detail, I purchased a laptop with Win8 pre-installed, spent a couple days troubleshooting/learning how to get Ubuntu 12.10 to load up from both a flash drive and a ...
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12.10, ATI drivers help?

I just downloaded Ubuntu today and I love it! I'm trying to install the ATI drivers by the guide posted here, but I get an error after I choose to generate the drivers for the distro, and I get the ...