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9 views

Crashes relating to certain graphical programs and games with ATI Radeon HD 3650 [on hold]

Whenever i play a "graphics-card intensive" game, or use google earth for a period longer than a couple of minutes, the game freezes and the monitor turns black. It then stays that way until i reboot. ...
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0answers
15 views

My Graphics go technicolor when playing any game [on hold]

I have an Nvidia GeForce GTX 550 Ti, when I am playing Garry's Mod, TF2, and all other games I own, while it is loading, the screen will freeze and the graphics become technicolor. I have identified ...
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1answer
52 views

NVIDIA GPU Ubuntu Support

Quick question. I'm building a workstation at present (based on: i7, 16GB, 120SSD, ASUS Mobo). My question is really to do with GPU support. I'm considering something from the Nvidia range (750) ...
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0answers
29 views

“3D” graphics not working in Civ5 via steam — how to fix?

I've just downloaded Civ5, which is finally available for linux. I'm getting an annoying graphics issue however -- the terrains, which should be 3D, aren't really being rendered. How do I fix this? ...
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0answers
19 views

Can windows 7 installed in virtual box suppot 3d graphics for gaming [duplicate]

I have recently installed Windows 7 in my virtual box and my main OS is ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have gallium 0.4 on AMD RS-780. Can I get a stepwise manual to install graphic card accelerators required ...
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1answer
276 views

Dota2 fps freeze

So I installed Steam and Dota 2 on my 13.10 Ubuntu. The game starts up and works with acceptable fps, but every 5-10 minutes or so it just freezes for 2-5 seconds. I'm positive this is not network lag ...
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0answers
61 views

2D Graphics appear blurry with NVIDIA GTX 550 Ti

Since I installed Ubuntu 12.04, everything worked fine on my Computer except for the graphics. The Desktop and Dash Images are working correctly, but everytime I start a game, all 2D Graphics that are ...
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0answers
43 views

Wine + World of Warcraft

I have a 2500k, 20GB of ram, and a AMD HD7970 so hardware resources are a plenty. I am averaging 15-20 fps on a system which would normally get 100 or so fps on windows. I understand I won't get full ...
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1answer
41 views

Problems with video graphics in games

Sorry for the not accurate title , but it is easier to see this image rather then explain: I get this strange view for most of the games. I really don't know what is the source for the error, i get ...
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0answers
1k views

Xlib: Extension “GLX” missing on display “:0” on PlayOnLinux (while loading a game)

So, this is what is happening, i've downloaded a game that is supposed to run in playOnLinux perfectly, however, when i'm trying to play, it gives me an error "Shader Version 3.0 is not supported", it ...
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0answers
32 views

Oneko on 13.10: Superimposed bitmap problem

Has anyone tried the cute cat-and-mouse oneko on Ubuntu 13.10. I noticed that the base bitmap is always superimposed with the other bitmaps, such as when chasing the mouse. The result is that the ...
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17 views

Games on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bit slow [duplicate]

I have an Acer Aspire X1301 with factory settings; it has an ATI Radeon HD 4350. My computer has Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin and Windows 7 Home Premium, both 64 bit. I only use Windows for ...
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75 views

I have a problem with running the application from Steam (Dont Starve)

Graphics - Ati Radeon 6400m CPU - Core i5 Translation with Google: When I start a game its window opens and closes immediately with no errors or warnings. I tried to switch to the closed drivers ...
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0answers
104 views

Overclocking Graphics Card? Lubuntu 13.04

I've recently built a little computer for entry gaming, but some games I do enjoy just don't cut the job. I'd like to get a few more frames, maybe up to 40, I'm already at about 30 but more FPS the ...
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0answers
87 views

Intel Graphics Driver Crash

I have a Lenovo G560 laptop, on which I have played Sims 3 on and off for quite some time. I started playing again and now it goes black then comes back saying my Intel Graphics Driver crashed and ...
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0answers
131 views

Screen problem when playing Planetside 2 on Ubuntu 12.04

Recently started using Crossover and installed Planetside 2. I have tried to install Planeside 2 in steam and as a standalone from steam but i keep running into the same graphical problem. Each time ...
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0answers
313 views

DOTA2 with black screen

I installed steam and from there the DOTA2 game, it starts and I can see the introductory videos but the moment I start the game I cant see nothing, just a black screen. So far I'd tried switching ...
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0answers
41 views

Could there be a graphics card in an ubuntu touch dock

So, once I get an ubuntu touch phone that can dock into a kb-mouse-display, I won't need a desktop anymore. Except for playing games. I don't expect the phone to be able to render millions of ...
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0answers
338 views

Lenovo G570 GPU hangs while playing games [on hold]

I have a Lenovo G570 Laptop with the following specifications Memory 3.8 GiB Processor Intel® Core™ i5-2450M CPU @ 2.50GHz × 4 Graphics Intel® Sandybridge Mobile OS type 64-bit Disk 1.2 TB Samsung ...
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1answer
16 views

Different Pictures For Items

On my desktop I have alot of different shell files that run a game. I want to replace those ugly shell file looks on your desktop and replace it with the game's logo. Is there a way to do this?
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1answer
3k views

Is gaming on ubuntu possible (choice of games) [duplicate]

So im updating my old pc preferable for gaming. Are the games (mainly first person shooters) on the market able to be played on Ubuntu?
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1answer
706 views

Gaming on 13.04 using more advanced drivers for Intel 3000 HD lagging?

I recently found a beta version of portal for steam. I install the beta version and started it up to find the graphics didn't look right at all. I looked through the comments from OmgUbuntu seeing ...
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1answer
3k views

Best graphics card brand/ drivers for gaming on Ubuntu? [closed]

I'm making up plans for when I eventually want to build my own gaming desktop with Ubuntu installed and use the steam client Linux version. The only thing I'm having problems with is what are the best ...
1
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1answer
194 views

Open-source ATI drivers&problems with gaming

I recently installed Steam, and bought a few games, mainly to show support for games being ported to linux. My problem is as follows: My computer has an ATI mobility radeon HD 3400 video card, ...
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1answer
11k views

GL_EXT_texture_compression_s3tc error when opening a Steam game

So I was trying to play Team Fortress 2 when this message appears: Error! Required OpenGL extension "GL_EXT_texture_compression_s3tc" is not supported. Please install S3TC texture support. ...
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2answers
259 views

Games stuttering about every 7 minutes

Whenever I play a game on my Linux machine, it stutters every 7 minutes or so for about 5 seconds. Seems like not a serious problem but it is still a bit annoying. So any ideas on how to even trace ...
2
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1answer
676 views

Does linux support Intel DVMT?

Does Linux (Ubuntu in particular) support Intel DVMT? I've Intel i5-2500K, 8GB RAM with NO graphics card. It has inbuilt 32MB dedicated graphics memory. In my Windows OS, graphics memory is ...
2
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0answers
214 views

Minecraft runs really weird in Ubuntu 12.10

When I have Vsync on my framerate is capped to 30 instead of 60. Also, when I go fullscreen the mouse seems to have really fast acceleration and the game looks really jumpy. I could run this on ...
3
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0answers
488 views

Ubuntu Nvidia Driver 310.14Beta Stretch OpenGL Feature

I have a HP Mini 311 running an outdated version of the Nvidia drivers (The recomended from the additional drivers option), alongside my Ubuntu 12.04. Now the problem I am running into is the feature ...
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1answer
1k views

Games are playing but very slow response and poor graphics

The graphics memory of my notebook is 2.5 GB , 1 GB dedicated memory. After installing Ubuntu 12.04, I activated the graphics card from Applications->additional drivers. I have dual boot, all high end ...
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2answers
4k views

How stable is wow on linux? [duplicate]

Hi I have a very simple question for anyone who has played wow on Linux. The title says it all but how is wow on Linux running wine.
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2answers
137 views

Blob And Conquer: SDL not showing textures

This is something that has happened since I upgraded to 9.10, but hasn't got fixed yet. I'd like you to look at Blob And Conquer and some of his screenshots, like this one: Now, install the app ...
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1answer
2k views

Torchlight is missing some textures

I am using a Radon HD6850 and just bought the indi bundle. Torchlight is missing all face textures (and face textures only). I have had problems with shaders before (graphic would be displayed as ...
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1answer
336 views

ATI Radeon 4200 has graphics and performance issue; how to rectify?

I have a ATI Radeon 4200 graphics card. When ever I launch runescape the graphics tear and get shifted all over the place. Is there anything I can do to fix this? I'm using Ubuntu 12.04.
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2answers
362 views

What packages/programs should I install to get better graphics and performance on gaming?

So, I want to install some packages/programs to get better graphics and performance while playing a game on Ubuntu 11.10. What packages/programs you guys recommend to me?
2
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1answer
817 views

Couldn't find matching GLX visual (Resource temporarily unavailable)

When I execute etracer (ExtremeTuxRacer) from within a terminal all I get is: "etracer error: Couldn't initialize video: Couldn't find matching GLX visual (Resource temporarily unavailable)" I have ...
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2answers
456 views

Can't Run Assault Cube

I installed assault cube from the Software centre and it just opens for half a second and closes. When i run in it from the terminal, this is what i get - d@d-platform:~$ assaultcube Using home ...
14
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1answer
5k views

Bastion on Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit gives only a black screen

I just downloaded the Humble Bundle with the game Bastion. After installing Bastion and starting it up, only it shows first a few logos, and then only a black screen and the mouse pointer. I can here ...
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1answer
90 views

all but GUI is black

whenever i play a video game that has 3d graphics all i can see is the GUI and none of the actual rendered world... note: i'm a noob and just installed Ubuntu yesterday. ...
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2answers
2k views

How do I get my graphic card to work properly?

I been having some problems with my graphic card for a time now. But I had enough when I didn't get Oil Rush to work on my HP Pavilion g6. The system has suggested hardware drivers for me, but the ...
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2answers
642 views

“Cogs” startup problem

When I try to run the game Cogs from the command line, the game spits out the following error and dies immediately: Couldn't set 800x600 OpenGL video mode: Couldn't find matching GLX visual What ...
2
votes
1answer
475 views

Shader problems: Heroes of Newerth

I am getting strange "artifacts" in 3D games such as Heroes of Newerth. I have Ubuntu Natty, I am not running the propriety graphics driver as I am using GNOME3 and the driver does not work well. I ...
4
votes
3answers
2k views

Best graphics card to use with 10.10 [closed]

I am a gamer running on Ubuntu 10.10 with a G92 [GeForce 9800 GTX+] graphics card using the binary drivers. It runs alright, but even on simple games like teeworlds and minecraft I find they can max ...