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Why does my computer (almost) randomly power off? (GPU Kernel Panics?)

I've always had a problem running any sort of Linux distro on my machine. I'm a gamer and tend to spend most of my time in Windows and I have never had any issues when it comes to stability of my PC, ...
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Error! Bad return status for module build on kernel: 3.11.0-15 generic (x86_64) [duplicate]

I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I have multiple GPUs (R9 280X, MSI Gaming 3g). I've followed the guides on how to install the GPU drivers correctly. Unfortunately, no matter what, during the ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 ATI Driver

Good day, So i just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (i'm now to Ubuntu and even Linux systems, but i've bored of the lot of brainfuck with Windows systems) So, i installed Steam and then 2 games (Left 4 ...
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How fix ATI fglrx driver after kernel upgrade

I upgraded to the 12.04.4 lts saucy stack from 12.04.3: sudo apt-get install --install-recommends linux-generic-lts-saucy xserver-xorg-lts-saucy libgl1-mesa-glx-lts-saucy That installed the 3.11 ...
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GPU Temp is weird?

I am not sure if this has anything to do with it but I just upgraded my kernel in Ubuntu 13.10 from 3.11.0-15 to 3.11.0-17. I never thought about temperatures before but I just decided to download a ...
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Ubuntu Precise with Raring kernel, how to create deb? Precise or raring?

I wish to build a deb package (in order to install latest AMD proprietary drivers for my troublesome gfx card), given I have Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS precise, but with the raring kernel:Linux ...
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Install/Downgrade kernel to v3.5.5 on Ubuntu 13.04

I've been looking around the internet for a solution to downgrade the kernel from 3.8 to 3.5.5 since I've got the AMD/Ati Radeon Mobility HD 5600 graphic card on my machine. This video card in ...
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Do the AMD proprietary drivers even work in Ubuntu 13.10/Kernel 3.11?

I was looking at the system requirements for the latest beta proprietary driver on AMD's website and it said "Linux kernel 2.6 or above (up to 3.10)". However the unofficial AMD proprietary driver ...
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How to install proprietary AMD drivers on 12.04 with manually upgraded kernel?

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and manually upgraded the kernel to 3.11.6 with the instructions found here: ...
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ubuntu 13.04 - Some radeon firmware files missing - low resolution problem

I have a MSI HD6870 video card and I'm using open source drivers. I have upgraded from kernel 3.8 to 3.11.0-031100 stable. After reboot I had low resolution problem, that is my maximum resolution is ...
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How well is AMD's family of APUs supported under Ubuntu? [closed]

Can anyone provide current information on whether or not it is possible to get these A-series APUs fully functioning with the latest release of Ubuntu (13.04)? By "fully functioning" I mean seeing the ...
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Best NVIDIA Additional Driver Option

Hello, Under Additional Drivers, there are a few options to choose from, but which one is the best? Using NVIDIA binary Xorg driver, kernel module and VDPAU library from nvidia-310-updates ...
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How to get AMD graphics card working on kernel 3.10.x?

I'm running Kubuntu 13.04_x64 on my Sony Vaio SVE171E13L. The notebook has an AMD Radeon HD7650M graphics card. Up until now, I've been using the AMD proprietary driver (AMD Catalyst 13.4). After ...
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how to un-install a special driver/kernel in 13.04

I have tried to install a special ATI driver using a method described in http://debianhelp.wordpress.com/2012/09/28/to-do-list-after-installing-ubuntu-13-04-aka-raring-ringtail-operating-system/ ...
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Fglrx - bad return status for kernel

I have tried installing the ATI Catalyst drivers on Ubuntu 12.04, 64 bit version (dual boot with Windows 7 x64 and wubi). I have tried both the versions of the Catalyst Drivers, 12.8 and 13.1 In ...
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AMD/Intel hybrid graphics driver on 3.6.6 kernel

I have an HP Pavilion G6-2303sh d4y36ea notebook. I installed Ubuntu 12.04. I had to update the kernel to 3.6.6 because the default didn't support the Ralink RT3290 wifi card. Now I'm trying to get ...
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My fan is always on but not in MSWindows (HP elitebook 8460p)

Problem: My laptop(new) fan is ALWAYS on. Question: What can I do to solve this issue? Situation: HP Elitebook 8460p Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (clean install, no mod, nothing... really clean... no ...
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Problem after instaling ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS on my PC (kernel panic error - have picture of debugging mode)

I had windows 7 befor i intalled ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS. I was running ubuntu from created bootable usb. And i selected to erase all from pc and install ubuntu. when it completed i restarted PC and it ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.2 showing a kernel panic at the startup

I'm using a Acer Laptop 5100 (Athlon 64 TK-53, ATI 1100, 320GB HD, 4GB RAM, Broadcom 4311 Wifi), and I was using for some time Ubuntu 10.04 and later 10.10 64-bit versions without a single freeze. I ...
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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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Problem installing fglrx drivers 13.1 with kernel 3.4 on ubuntu 12.04.02 x64

I have tried to upgrade from kernel 3.2 to kernel 3.4 (here) and after that installing fglrx drivers 13.1 (compatible up to kernel 3.5). Here are the steps I followed: Removing (purging) existing ...
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ati catalyst 13.1 driver on 12.04 LTS w/ 3.5.0-25 kernel

I followed this HotTo and changed the package to the newest one AMD offers. It all loaded correctly, but in the end the driver wouldn't run. I see others have success, but as I looked through the ...
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Compile AMD athlon-xp 32 bit kernel in intel 64 bit machine

Can someone tell me how to compile linux 3.7 kernel for amd athlon-xp in a 64 bit intel environment through chroot? I tried setting up a chroot environment but compilation gives me error. Thanks to ...
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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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How to install Catalyst 13.1 on kernel 3.7.4?

Is there any way to install the Catalyst 13.1 driver on Ubuntu 12.10 with kernel 3.7.4?
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problem with vga and kernels

I'm trying to do a clean installation of ubuntu 12.10 in my desktop computer. I have an Ati/Amd hd 6450 I tried the live-cd and it worked well so i proceed with the installation. It finished ok. and ...
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Monitor out of Range 74.9kHz / 60Hz after installing ATI proprietary drivers

I tried fresh install 4 times on each Ubuntu 12.10 and Linux Mint 14 Cinnamon (both 64bits) I tried several methods, through: sudo apt-get install fglrx Also sudo apt-get install fglrx-updates ...
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Problem with DKMS upgrading 12.04 to kernel 3.6.9

I am trying to upgrade my Ubuntu 12.04 to Linux Kernel 3.6.9 as described here. This is what I get in console: andres@andres-nt:/tmp$ sudo sh linux-kernel-3.6.9 ########### This bash script is ...
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AMD Catalyst Driver installer failing at DKMS

I am following these instructions to install the fglrx drivers. When I am running sudo sh amd-driver-12-6-x86_64.run it tells me fglrx is already installed; even though I ran the commands to remove ...
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ATI propriatery drivers install latest 12.8, broke my kernel. Stuck on kernel 3.2.0-26

I messed up a bit. Hoping some here can help me. I tried to install the newest catalyst 12.8. Sadly, this broke my system. I was stuck in low graphics mode. I finally managed to restore the ...
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kernel 3.2.0-30-generic, doesn't support raedon ati drivers, Why?

I upgraded my kernel to 3.2.0-30-generic. Since the new kernel install my ati drivers are no more supported. I've tried reinstalling the ati drivers manually. But the process doesn't seem to help. I ...
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Reconfigure Graphic error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error? I installed new kernel 3.4 from deb files But after installing when i boot my laptop with ubuntu, Ubuntu ...
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After installing mainline kernel 3.4.3, why can't I build the AMD graphics binary module? [closed]

I recently updated my Ubuntu 12.04 kernel to 3.4.3-generic, and now my ATI/AMD drivers will not install correctly. AMD Catalyst Control Center is there, and I can open it fine, but it only shows 2D ...
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How to install amd k7 kernel in ubuntu

I tried to install amd K7 kernel in ubuntu 11.10 (64 bit) but E: Unable to locate package sudo apt-get install linux-k7 sudo apt-get install linux-k7-smp
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Black screen after remove ATI drivers, how do I reinstall?

Well the updated ATI just came out so I tried to install it. I did the following: sudo apt-get remove --purge fglrx sudo apt-get remove --purge xserver-xorg-video-ati xserver-xorg-video-radeon sudo ...
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GNOME 3.2 crashing [closed]

On an Oneiric amd64 (i.e., 64-bit) system, GNOME 3.2 is flickering and crashing. I installed ATI Driver 11.10 and GNOME ran much better. I then compiled kernel 3.1 which caused Firefox and Chrome to ...
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Failed to load ATI proprietary graphics in Oneiric [closed]

I can't boot into the graphical interface. If I try to startx in the text mode. It outputs the following messages: X.Org X Server 1.10.2.902 (1.10.3 RC 2) Release Date: 2011-07-01 X Protocol Version ...
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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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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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Do kernel downgrades to fix power regressions in newer kernels?

I am currently running Natty with kernel 2.6.38-8-generic on a VAIO laptop running ATI Mobile Radeon and a Core i5 CPU. I was wondering if it were possible to downgrade from kernel 2.6.38-8 to ...
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How to solve the problem booting FGLRX 8.780 + Kernel 2.6.35-25? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Boot screen in low graphics/text mode The situation before this all happened is pretty standard. I have a HP Pavillion dv5 laptop with an ATI Mobility Radeon 4200 ...
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My monitor is plugged into VGA-0, why it is giving me errors about VGA-1?

This problem started when I was on 10.04(September-October) and continued after a fresh install of 10.10. My problem is that my screen goes black for seconds and comes back with 1024x768 and an ...