The time now is 07:29 PM. This should greatly help power consumption, especially when idle. When doing amdconfig --initial after driver installation, you might end up not having the amdconfig available at all: amdconfig: command not found After booting you might receive X error '(EE) Failed DKMS will build the fglrx module for your system. Source
Since it's closed-source, only AMD can work on it and give efficient support, and the open-source community can generally not help you with problems. Penguin Recordings 131,342 views 3:28 Ubuntu Gnome 15.04-15.10 NVIDIA install Tutorial - Duration: 6:44. To see the complete list: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unified_Video_Decoder#UVD_enabled_GPUs sudo apt-get install xvba-va-driver libva-glx1 libva-x11-1 vainfo vainfo vainfo should return something like the following (and no errors): libva: libva version 0.32.0 Xlib: extension "XFree86-DRI" This card has been in the computer for several years and through several Ubuntu upgrades.
Be advised that you may need to manually set the correct refresh rate for your second monitor through catalyst. Find More Posts by Steve R. 05-23-2014, 07:08 AM #7 business_kid LQ Guru Registered: Jan 2006 Location: Ireland Distribution: Slackware & Android Posts: 7,854 Rep: Quote: OpenGL renderer string: If you do and then have problems with your video configuration, try using the simplified version shown above. Create an Xorg server configuration file.
Also, strongly advise AGAINST using any links that will downgrade your X-server version to work with older drivers. For more information on this issue, see this Ubuntu wiki page sudo apt-get remove --purge xserver-xorg-video-ati xserver-xorg-video-radeon sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-ati sudo apt-get install --reinstall libgl1-mesa-glx libgl1-mesa-dri xserver-xorg-core sudo mv /etc/X11/xorg.conf radeon - open source driver supporting all Radeon cards. Fglrx Driver Ctrl+c, and immediately copy the switchlibGL and switchlibglx executables to the fglrx folder in /usr/lib64/ or /usr/lib32/.
Generate a new /etc/X11/xorg.conf file Unfortunately, there is no sure way to generate the ATI version of the Xorg.conf file. In aggiunta, le schede Radeon R7 M260/M265 (Topaz, GCN 1.0) e alcune schede con GPU Meso sono supportate da questo driver. Try posting the output of glxinfo |grep OpenGL business_kid View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by business_kid 05-22-2014, 11:38 AM https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2151474 Chipset Graphics cards and APUs 12.04 14.04 16.04+ RS400/RS480 Radeon XPRESS 200(M)/1100 IGP R300 Radeon 9700PRO/9700/9500PRO/9500/9600TX, FireGL X1/Z1 R350 Radeon 9800PRO/9800SE/9800, FireGL X2 R360 Radeon 9800XT RV350 Radeon 9600PRO/9600SE/9600/9550, M10/M11, FireGL
Nixie Pixel 720,637 views 5:48 How to Install AMD ATI Radeon Graphics Drivers in Ubuntu - Duration: 2:30. Amdgpu-pro Driver DKMS will build the fglrx module for your system. Can't remove fglrx with dpkg (diversion issue) If dpkg refuses to remove an fglrx package and complains about a diversion of a file, you might need to manually remove it. Intel/ATI Hybrids By using the officially provided drivers, there are three problems ( Launchpad Bug: #1068404): An incompatibility problem between intel and fglrx drivers (This gives segmentation fault at X server)
Unlike with MS Windows, you don't hunt around for drivers or driver updates. https://driverscollection.com/?H=Radeon%20HD%204550&By=ATI&SS=Linux%20x86 Another thing. Ubuntu 16.04 Amd Drivers Check the manpage of the Radeon driver for advanced options. Ubuntu Install Radeon Driver Now that I want to undertake a clean install, the card and Ubuntu are being difficult.
View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Visit Steve R.'s homepage! http://reschecker.com/amd-drivers/ati-rs690-driver-ubuntu.html Last edited by Steve R.; 05-23-2014 at 07:03 AM. That looks kind of suspiciously short for a render string. In practice, update-alternatives is supposed to create several symbolic links to the files in the fglrx directory, but it will be ignored if the alternatives for the very related gl_conf entry Amdgpu Driver
If you have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with Linux kernel 4.4.0 (HWE stack Xenial), you can't install the proprietary fglrx/Catalyst driver. This driver has excellent 2D acceleration and compatibility with the Linux graphics stack. 3D acceleration is sufficient for desktop effects and a nice set of native Linux games. Generic Config This will work for most people: sudo amdconfig --initial -f Minimal Config A very basic /etc/X11/xorg.conf file might be what you need if you have a new card that's have a peek here Processing triggers for bamfdaemon ...
Furthermore the Radeon driver supports some older chipsets that fglrx does not. Open Source Radeon Driver If they are listed but not found from /usr/bin, it is possible that the "update-alternatives" fglrx .deb installation does has been ignored. If you really need the proprietary Catalyst/fglrx driver, you will have to use an older Linux distribution, such as Debian Lenny/5.0.x or Ubuntu Hardy/8.04.x.
The following subsections will attempt to address possible (and tested) variations for their respective configurations. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know. Install the appropriate linux-headers and fglrx-legacy-driver packages: # aptitude update # aptitude install linux-headers-$(uname -r|sed 's,[^-]*-[^-]*-,,') # aptitude -r -t wheezy-backports install fglrx-legacy-driverThis will also install the recommended fglrx-legacy-modules-dkms package. Amd Radeon Linux Drivers What will happen if open a portal in the Mariana trench and another portal in the Sahara desert?
If you tried to install Catalyst on a system with one of these cards, see the 'Removing the Driver' section to restore the default/pre-installed drivers. Are you new to LinuxQuestions.org? Ctrl+c, and immediately copy the switchlibGL and switchlibglx executables to the fglrx folder in /usr/lib64/ or /usr/lib32/. Check This Out log out).
business_kid View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by business_kid 04-21-2014, 06:07 PM #3 Steve R. Use lower case letter in xorg.conf or specify all the correct parameters. For example: $ lspci -nn | grep '\[03' 01:00.0 Display controller : Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Mars [Radeon HD 8670A/8670M/8750M] [1002:6600]See HowToIdentifyADevice/PCI for more information. I reverted back to using 13.10, which works perfectly.