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I am trying to install a proprietary driver and the AMD web site tells me to use Catalyst driver 9. Drivers Support for newer AMD graphics hardware is provided by the xserver-xorg-video-amdgpu package. The x is no longer supported by the standard driver. When I installed a hotter video card in my HP desktop long ago it would only start to boot for a few seconds and then shut off. The following optional configuration can be used to increase 3D performance.

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Debian Etch is quite old. Help us by reporting it. Furthermore the Radeon driver supports some older chipsets that fglrx does not. HDMI audio should linx automatically.

AMD Provides Legacy Driver for Old ATI Cards

Any help I can get will be greatly appreciated as I am only a few months new to Ubuntu and Linux in general. In order to have the Radeon card handle the graphic intensive process use: Meanwhile AMD has released the 9. Contrary to original plans to support the older ATI cards, AMD now wants to provide a legacy driver for them, along the lines of Nvidia.


Following this thread enabled me to install Ati Radeon X on Ubuntu Find More Posts by djjoshuad. Been out the whole weekend so now I have time to finally work on my Ubuntu! For an older laptop with X video, xrandr says maximum x and will not let it be set more than The x is no longer supported by the standard driver.

Does your card require a drive cable connection? By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. It seems like the computer freezes when X server is about to load, i have tried everything I’ve found on google, but nothing have helped me.

After I installed a conservatively rated watt power supply, I discovered that it was using maximum power from the wall outlet of lknux watts, but that was too much for the apparently over rated watt original PSU. If I am not it can continue its work mostly torrent download until now without problems.

Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. I am trying to install a proprietary driver and the AMD web site tells me to use Catalyst driver 9.

I want the newest version of the driver I can get for this graphics card so will They will still run Unity, but the CPU will be used for basic drawing and performance may suffer. I’ve got the card to run with the Vesa driver but i need the 3d acceleration Thanks for the reply pme 72! Having trouble installing a piece of hardware?


If using VGA for your integrated video or the other cardyou may need to play around with cvt or gtf and xrandr to find an optimum resolution x or x I have messed up my tower several times already trying to get this right so could you please give me the command for undoing this just incase there are any problems so I can write it down ahead of time as this is my only data connection.

Infrastructure as Code with Terraform. The free radeonhd driver that the community has greatly improved, mainly through AMD’s publishing of reference documentation, supports all cards in 2D mode, including compositing.

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