You may like to stick to the kernel version you already have. Once you sort out the issue as indicated above through the Synaptic Package Manager , the problem of broken packages should be resolved. Radeon HD , , on Ubuntu The radeon kernel module is blacklisted by the glx-alternative-fglrx or fglrx-driver packages. In the folder where you unzip Catalyst we will open a terminal and run the following commands:. Install the appropriate linux-headers and fglrx-legacy-driver packages: You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.

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I have tried the most recent driver and when the computer loads it hangs and never loads so I have to restart in recovery and remove it to boot into my computer.

How To: Install ATI Catalyst (fglrx) Drivers | Tech Stuff

Please do not report bugs about these drivers on Launchpad. If you need to reset your password, click here.

It gives the following error: If you have 2. But even if they have it may not work for you, it doesn’t work for everyone!

[SOLVED] AMD Catalyst™ Proprietary Linux x86 Display Driver

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If the search returns the latest version of the Catalyst driver, then proceed to the next section. Like Tobi said that is a old system.

Can someone please guide me true this proces? Do not forget to update the kernel-devel package as well as its needed to compile the fglrx kernel module. Go to System Settings in the Dash, or click the little gear in the launcher.

If you attempted to install them, also do: Not testing the catalyxt driver available for your card virtually eliminates the possibility of getting oinux bug solved. It installs as stated, and the files that need to be modified are modified, however when I reboot or booti get a black screen. Before you get started The first thing to check for when you consider using the fglrx driver is whether your AMD graphics card is supported. I too have displayy small issue when using this driver.

Unzip the driver if necessary. Download the driver found at the AMD website.

Before you go about installing the fglrx driver from the official AMD Catalyst software distribution ensure to read the release notes from the AMD website. Technical Support Before submitting a bug to AMD, please provide the output of the following terminal command: You may need to install the linux generic headers sudo apt-get install linux-headers-generic Install the driver For Fedora release 11 Leonidas Desktop environment: How to install AMD Catalyst Select a compatible driver.


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ATI Catalyst™ Proprietary Display Driver – linux

R4v3nPr0 2 4 To check whether the fglrx driver is working, open a terminal and type: For lknux, the AMD driver installer can also be executed using its built-in graphical user interface, which provides options to manually generate the fglrx driver. Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled.

Hi i setup this software Before proceeding any further, i wanted to confirm if the steps are valid for Fedora 13 and driver version All times are GMT