Radeon 7670 and Cinnamon ?

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Radeon 7670 and Cinnamon ?

Postby ccsCoder » Tue Sep 04, 2012 5:18 am

Does anybody know if Cinnamon runs upon ATI Radeon HD 7670M GPU with fglrx drivers ?

Thanks for your help.

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Re: Radeon 7670 and Cinnamon ?

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Re: Radeon 7670 and Cinnamon ?

Postby thoeni » Thu Sep 06, 2012 4:55 am

ccsCoder wrote:Does anybody know if Cinnamon runs upon ATI Radeon HD 7670M GPU with fglrx drivers ?

Thanks for your help.


Hello, I have a Dell Inspiron with AMD Radeon™ HD 7730M 2GB, and unfortunately Cinnamon doesn't work at all with Radeon drivers... it switches to Gnome Fallback.
I'm using it with the Intel Graphics, and I hope that Cinnamon 1.6 will solve this issue, because now ATI fans are running at full speed the whole time :(

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Re: Radeon 7670 and Cinnamon ?

Postby jasmineaura » Tue Sep 11, 2012 2:06 am

Cinnamon working well here, on Radeon HD 7670M, but after a little messing around.
At your own risk if you choose to follow this. How I managed to get fglrx 12.6 working on LMDE 201204 (w/ UP3? -- updated without "incoming"). Requires at least 3.4.x liquorix kernel.
viewtopic.php?f=191&t=112234

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Re: Radeon 7670 and Cinnamon ?

Postby swavek » Sun Sep 30, 2012 7:11 pm

My dual monitor setup with a Radeon 6970 works perfectly. I'm using the newest 12.8 catalyst drivers from AMD's website.

Using the "restricted" drivers were very flaky/unstable.

I used this guide: http://wiki.cchtml.com/index.php/Ubuntu ... tion_Guide


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