Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 980293
gnome-shell 3.9.2 and AMD Catalyst
Last modified: 2015-06-29 08:02:46 EDT
Created attachment 767592 [details]
Description of problem:
When using AMD Catalyst driver, the system doesn't boot up to the login screen (gdm). This is caused by gnome-shell not working.
gnome-shell's error message:
Clutter-CRITICAL **: Unable to initialize Clutter: The OpenGL version could not be determined
Window manager error: Unable to initialize Clutter.
The same driver setup works great on fedora 19 (gnome-shell 3.8), Xorg and OpenGL are both working.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
AMD Catalyst fglrx 13.101
Steps to Reproduce:
1. On System with AMD graphics card, install amd's driver (via rpm)
Seems like a similar bug occured with gnome-shell 3.8.2 in archlinux: https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/35310
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 20 development cycle.
Changing version to '20'.
More information and reason for this action is here:
I'm experiencing this issue with the latest F20 nightly.
Confirmed on F20 release
Confirmed on F20 with latest 14.1 beta driver.
I assume this is still happening in F21? I get the same error from all other Glutter apps, so I can't imaging that gnome-shell is immune.
Also, why was this removed from rawhide? How can that happen?
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