Finally upgraded to Gutsy

I finally did it. Everything went fine, except for the proprietary ATI/AMD fglrx graphics driver and the related setup. To get suspend to work I had to upgrade to the latest fglrx driver. After this the UI felt pretty slow, much slower than it was before the upgrade. Impress was almost unusable, it took about 5 seconds for a slide change.

The problem consisted of two parts, one was that cpufreqd was slowing down my CPU. I didn’t have it installed before, so I removed it. I’m relying on the ondemand governor anyway. Then I also added the following options to the device settings in my xorg.conf:

Option	"XAANoOffscreenPixmaps"
Option	"AccelMethod"	"XAA"

No my X is as fast as before, I even gained a bit of 3D performance with the new fglrx drivers.

Suspend and wake up works also after I set the following options in /etc/default/acpi-support:


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