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    It was crap and failed more often than it worked....

    It was crap and failed more often than it worked. no loss there.
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    I for got to add - this is on fully patched 13.10...

    I for got to add - this is on fully patched 13.10 ubuntu. I had waited a 2 weeks incase a regression was found and removed. I have been through several cycles of updates and restarts but the problem...
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    Over the last 2 weeks stability has decreased. Im...

    Over the last 2 weeks stability has decreased. Im using a cayman gpu. ATI 6950 2GB

    Mar 9 01:05:42 paul-desktop kernel: [50793.291773] radeon 0000:01:00.0: GPU lockup CP stall for more than...
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    I used to test and file bugs for firefox way back...

    I used to test and file bugs for firefox way back and had given up - sadly the pace of firefox development on linux is very slow. Linux seems to be between 3 and 4 years behind windows on some key...
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    So some new frilly bits on the front end is just...

    So some new frilly bits on the front end is just fluff - all we get on linux are builds with elderly components. Its a pity that any linux related work on firefox is mostly abandoned. Graphics...
  6. Ive been testing the driver with a fully patched...

    Ive been testing the driver with a fully patched ubuntu 13.04 x64 system. Everything is completely standard so this should be a very easy system for the driver to live in - and i would expect that is...
  7. NO. This driver is a disaster. In medium term...

    NO. This driver is a disaster. In medium term testing its taking down the xserver. GPU accel bits of browser are dying too.
  8. I have started to get a lot of these in dmesg ...

    I have started to get a lot of these in dmesg

    [18268.241801] AMD-Vi: Event logged [IO_PAGE_FAULT device=01:00.0 domain=0x0015 address=0x00000000000008a0 flags=0x0020]

    anyone else ?

    Im using...
  9. Ive been trying the previous beta ( 13.8b2 )...

    Ive been trying the previous beta ( 13.8b2 ) which has been very unpleasant. This one installs smoothly and has no glitches bringing up the ubuntu 13.04 desktop. chrome browser is fine - maybe...
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    I thought I would have a look so I burnt the...

    I thought I would have a look so I burnt the livecd this morning and loaded it - ran fine - lovely. I was hoping to see the "mir" thing running. The livecd session comes up as X with opensource video...
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    Just installed on ubuntu 13.04 and it worked...

    Just installed on ubuntu 13.04 and it worked without incident. quite boring. the silly messages in dmesg are gone which is nice.

    some flickering in chrome is gone and its working well gpu...
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    Hopefully this improves upon the "Ubuntu 12.10...

    Hopefully this improves upon the "Ubuntu 12.10 Production Support" from 13.1 which was less than modest and broke video playback , made compiz leak frantically and freaked out wine.
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    Just read the press release. Its a brilliant...

    Just read the press release. Its a brilliant strategic move into low margin market segments - now with fewer engineers they will create more products. No doubt the imbeciles trying to manage the...
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    I hope that whoever buys up the assets of AMD has...

    I hope that whoever buys up the assets of AMD has deep pockets and are not just asset strippers. Who knows?
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    Just did my upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 via the...

    Just did my upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 via the upgrade manager. Im an FGLRX user as well. The upgrade process was about as perfect as you could hope for. Rebooted and logged and it all worked...
  16. I hope that they at least test this on all the...

    I hope that they at least test this on all the current video drivers - any driver with more than 5% of user base - and the current binary blobs.
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    I have had the vlc acceleration working for quite...

    I have had the vlc acceleration working for quite a long time. my old 4890 picked it up. my current 6950 also seems to pick it up without any problems.

    i see this when i run vlc from the command...
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    Im hoping that with x64 being the preferred...

    Im hoping that with x64 being the preferred flavour for this release that unity-panel-service and compiz will be less leaky in x64. a lot of the bugs are marked as fixed with the latest 5.4 unity...
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    yes. the version numbers seemed to have...

    yes. the version numbers seemed to have forgotten. i can see the right opengl string with fglrxinfo and the right X bits looking at whats loaded in xorg.0.log - but catalyst control centre still...
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    im using a 4890. pretty boring sofar. ...

    im using a 4890. pretty boring sofar.

    installation per instructions - worked withotu incedent.
    http://wiki.cchtml.com/index.php/Ubuntu_Oneiric_Installation_Guide#Removing_Catalyst.2Ffglrx
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