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[Bug 1313289] Re: Low Graphics Mode with AMD R9 270X


Working in the latest version of Ubuntu. It looks like an upstream
update of fglrx fixed it.

** Changed in: xorg (Ubuntu)
       Status: Incomplete => Fix Released

** Changed in: xorg (Ubuntu)
       Status: Fix Released => Invalid

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  Low Graphics Mode with AMD R9 270X

Status in xorg package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:

  I have an AMD R9 270X graphics card and Ubuntu will occasionally go
  into "low-graphics mode" when starting up. At that point I cannot do
  anything apart from drop into the terminal.

  It happens sporadically, about 3/4 of the time. Often a reboot will
  fix it however because it happens so often, it's very annoying.

  I've tried installing fglrx and fglrx-updates along with the latest
  proprietary AMD drivers including 14.4 stable and 14.3 beta. However
  it still occurs.

  I've also tried using failsafeX settings among other things without

  Attached are the Xorg and Xorg.failsafe log files.

  There's a segmentation fault at the bottom of the failsafe log files
  which may have something to do with it?

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