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11.11 Driver Nightmare with Crossfired 5870's

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So I installed the new 11.11 Driver's for my 5870's looking forward to crossfire in skyrim. I have been greeted to one of the most horrific nightmares I've ever seen.

first problems: I started playing world of warcraft and my mage would disconnect me every 5 minutes and the game would crash for no reason at aall. Eventually the computer would BSOD with dxmag.sys or ati drivers causing the issue. Weird, I had been overclocking and took the overclock off to which I was greeted to a constant cycle of BSOD's which is unreleated since my northbridge is underpowered without increasing the voltage.

Anyway, I finally get back into windows and try again, once againm, my mage is unplayable for more than 5 minutes and any other character causes a bsod. Highly unsual right? so I start thinking and finally decide a rollback to 11.10 with 11.9 CAP 4 and sure enough, everything works brilliantly.

My suggestion, stay way from 11.11 until further testing can fix these.

TLDR: Stick with 11.10
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I do not know if it is an issue with only 5870, but for my 6950s, 11.11 worked fine and so did 11.12.
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