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The monospace font rendering is broken

The monospace font renderer seems to have problem with rendering monospace fonts, especially with Ubuntu Mono font. Some line's width is different. It seems like the font is shrinked to half size ...
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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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1answer
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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 Catalyst™ 13.1 Proprietary Linux x86 Display Driver" which was install according to: ...
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Problems with Radeon 7640G

I just bought a new laptop with a Radeon HD 7640G graphics card, but I'm having some issues. The biggest problem is that suspend isn't working. After suspend, I just get a black screen. I think that ...
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1answer
432 views

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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1answer
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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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1answer
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Radeon HD 7870 drivers

I have 64-bit 12.10 Ubuntu and I just put in a new SAPPHIRE 100354XTL Radeon HD 7870 video card. Was wondering where to get suitable drivers. fglrx isn't working. Will the legacy drivers work with ...
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417 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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1answer
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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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1answer
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How To Use Intel Graphics on MacBook Pro w/12.10?

I've installed 12.10 on a MacBook Pro 8,2 using the Mac install image. The install was successful, but I don't see the /boot/efi partition I expected to see. Therefore, I assume it was not an EFI ...
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Catalyst control center settings not loading on startup

I set Ubuntu to use the proprietary AMD fglrx drivers included in the software sources menu. After first rebooting, I noticed that the image on my monitor was not scaled to fill my monitor completely, ...
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Ubuntu runnung painfully slow and hot on laptop

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 and my laptop gets really really high temperatures (havent measured yet but it is like if it was running a demanding game) and runs painfully slow after a couple of ...
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Why can't I adjust the screen brightness?

I have a Toshiba Satellite laptop with an AMD 64-bit/Radeon HD video card, running Ubuntu 12.10. I can't adjust the brightness from the default maximum, neither the Fn keys nor the system settings ...
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1answer
930 views

Error during ATI propreitary driver install

I tried to install the latest (13.1) ATI propreitary drivers, as mentioned here. But I'm getting the following error when trying to create .deb packages for use. ......... ......... # refresh ...
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1answer
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Need help post installation of amd radeon 7600M graphics driver

I downloaded the latest graphics driver from AMD website and installed it. after a reboot i am getting these screens and am unable to proceed. though i am able to login through command line mode. ...
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316 views

Need help to find/install up to date ATI drivers for kernel 3.5+

GPU: Radeon HD 5450 Distro: Ubuntu 12.10 Attempting to go to the AMD website and filling out the relevant information gives me this, however these drivers are incompatible with kernel 3.7 and when ...
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1answer
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radeon mobility hd 6620g hdmi sound output not working

Output from lspci: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Family 12h Processor Root Complex 00:01.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI BeaverCreek [Mobility ...
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1answer
582 views

Does the latest Ubuntu 12.10 security update break graphics drivers? [closed]

I downloaded and ran the 12.10 live cd (today, 1/29/13) and it ran fine, and installed just fine as well. However after installing I let the system update the essential/security updates and now the ...
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1answer
320 views

Display issues after running latest updates for Ubuntu 12.10

I have Ubuntu 12.10 32-bit on a dual boot with Windows 7 64-bit and installed updates over the past Friday. Saturday when I booted up, the login screen had major graphical issues where it looks like ...
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2answers
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Brightness controls are not working in sony vaio with amd radeon hd 7650

I have a Sony Vaio SVE15116EN with AMD Radeon HD 7650 graphics card. I am currently using Ubuntu 12.10. My brightness controls are not working but sound controls are working fine. I have also tried ...
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1answer
221 views

How to install an ATI 3650 video driver on 12.10?

I have a fresh Ubuntu 12.10 x86_64 installation but I can't find a way to install a specific video driver for the ATI 3650 video board. Can't find restricted drivers in Unity and the AMD ATI legacy ...
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3answers
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How can I install a ATI video card driver (ATI Radeon HD 5700) for Ubuntu 12.10?

I've tried everything I could think of to the point of having to reinstall Ubuntu and try all over again.
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Correct drivers for AMD Radeon™ HD 7650M

So, I have a Sony Vaio sve15118fg running Ubuntu 12.10 which comes with an AMD Radeon™ HD 7650M graphics chip. This was all working fine until some updates (note sure what they were) came through, ...
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Can't upgrade to ubuntu 12.10 - Radeon 7470M issue

Firstly : Happy new year ! I have a HP DM4-3060ef and it works great with Ubuntu 12.04. I'd like to use 12.10 for different reasons (its a little bit faster and I like webApps - even in a developer ...
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1answer
171 views

Backlight strobe on resume - Ubuntu 12.10

I've just set up Ubuntu 12.10 on my Gateway NV53 and so far I'm loving it. I've used Ubuntu in the past, mostly as a system rescue disk, but I've got a couple of servers running it, so I'm no stranger ...
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Is it worth updating to AMD Catalyst Driver 12.11 Beta on Ubuntu 12.10?

I am currently running an x86 Ubuntu 12.10 setup with an AMD Radeon HD 7770. Graphics are in VESA mode. If I am correct, the AMD Catalyst 12.10 Proprietary Linux x86 Driver isn't supported by Ubuntu ...
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1answer
3k views

How to edit Kernel parameters [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I add a boot parameter? I'm using an Acer Aspire one 722 with Ubuntu 12.10 (32 bit). I've been having problems with getting audio to play over HDMI and after ...
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How to get bearable 2D and 3D performance on AMD Radeon HD 6950?

I have had an AMD Radeon HD 6950 (i.e., Cayman series) for a couple years now, and I have tried a lot of combinations of drivers and settings with terrible results. I'm completely at a loss as to how ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal and AMD 12.11 Beta Driver

I'm using a Quantal AMDx64 install and a XFX Radeon HD5850 video card. I first enabled restricted drivers through additional drivers, but it resulted in breaking Unity and Compiz (I can only see my ...
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Additional drivers page shows nothing at all. (Not an nVidia problem)

I just reinstalled Ubuntu 12.10 because before the additional drivers page showed absolutely nothing. During the new install, I made sure to click install 3rd party software (I hadn't clicked this ...
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How to setup Dual Head with “radeon” driver for R770?

I want to make dual head setup without xrandr but with Xinerama. I put "Screen 1" line into xorg.conf, but card still show identical output on DVI-2 and DVI-3 It is important to use xinerama for me ...
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1answer
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Installing Ati Radeon Proprietary drivers 9.3 [closed]

ok. I'm sorry for all of the edits, but upon further research I have decided to completely overhaul how I am asking my question and what I am asking. Thank @StephenMyall for making me see some sense, ...
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Unity window effects/animations very slow on Ubuntu 12.10 with Radeon HD 6770 (3 monitors)

I've installed 12.10 with the proprietary Radeon drivers and am spanning a desktop across three monitors: $ dpkg -l fg* Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold | ...
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1answer
573 views

Triple-display setup using AMD drivers

I am currently running a dual display setup with nVidia 8800GTS video card, on a Ubuntu 12.10 box. The current setup uses nVidia TwinView to render the image on a 1920x1200 display and 1600x1200 one. ...
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1answer
135 views

Splice gives blank screen on startup

I just installed splice from the humble bundle, and I get a blank screen on startup. I can hear the audio, and if I move my mouse around, I can hear the menu items or something changing. I have an ...
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1answer
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HDMI not detected Ubuntu 12.10 - ATI Radeon HD 6670

Brand new to Linux, so help a young blood out :-) (I'm a novice/hobby programmer, but completely new to Linux command syntax, etc) Brand new everything Rig. Fresh install of Ubuntu 12.10. Ubuntu ...
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1answer
188 views

How can I get back my desktop? the left and top panels [closed]

I installed the Ubuntu 12.10 and the driver for ATI Radeon HD 4330 (AMD Catalyst™ 12.6 Proprietary Linux x86 Display Driver) and the latest updates. After the restart now I can see only the desktop ...
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2answers
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Ubuntu 12.10 & 12.04.1 LTS mouse freezing (Saitek Cyborg R.A.T.5 Mouse)

I've figured it out: it's the Cyborg mouse. I'll be looking through the questions as I remember seeing something about this. I'm getting a similar issue to this fellow: Ubuntu 11.04 randomly freezes ...
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1answer
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How do I debug xorg/fglrx related system freezes on Ubuntu 12.10?

My brand new system is randomly freezing and I don't know how to debug the issue. System: AMD A10-5800k Asus F2A85-M motherboard Integrated Radeon HD 7660D 8gb Samsung ddr3 1600 Ubuntu 12.10 Gnome ...
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Mobility Radeon on ubuntu 12.10

10 ubuntu studio and cannot get my ati radeon mobility 4650 to work. from lshw: *-display UNCLAIMED description: VGA compatible controller product: M96 [Mobility Radeon HD ...
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Where is unity?

I am using Ubuntu 12.10. I installed updates and graphics card driver. after that, i lost desktop. this is screenshot. no unity, panel and others. Driver = ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5430. Driver ...
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1answer
1k views

How do I get both AMD Mobility Radeon hd 4250 and 5650's working in a laptop? [duplicate]

My laptop has 2 GPUs inside: AMD Mobility Radeon HD 4250 AMD Mobility Radeon HD 5650 After fresh installing Ubuntu 12.10, I tried installing official drivers, which broke Unity and made it ...
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Laptop taking far too long to start

Ok the stats: Software Ubuntu: 12.10 Gnome-Shell: 3.6.1 Laptop Model: Sony Vaio SVE15118FGB Processor: Intel® Core™ i7-3612QM Processor 2.10 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.10 GHz Memory: 8GB DDR3 ...
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2answers
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I cannot upgrade to 12.10 because of graphic-card, Radeon HD 3450

I wonder what has happened. I have Ubuntu 12.04 and Ati Radeon HD 3450 and that has supported 3D, now suddenly it does not accept my graphic-card. I really would like to know what to do? Should I ...
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High temperature on my laptop with Radeon Mobility HD4670

As almost everyone here, I guess, in these days I downloaded Quantal Quetzal to give it a try. However I noticed that my laptop runs fairly hot with cooling fans almost always on, even sitting in the ...
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X broken after upgrading with an ATI Radeon card [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can’t install ATI proprietary drivers in 12.10 I have an amd64 system with an onboard Radeon HD4250 video card. After upgrading, unity fails to startu due to xorg ...
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1answer
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ATI Radeon HD 3200 very slow performance

I used ATI fglrx driver for 12.04 with ATI Radeon HD 3200. After upgrade to 12.10 - there is no fglrx and the system uses standard opensource ATI driver. The driver is very slow especially on playing ...