Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Debian 8 “Jessie” deb http: Thanks for your help! Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. 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. I have seen lots of problems around in other threads with the ATI cards but none with a similar problem as mine Identifying your graphics card or APU First, check your graphic card name and chipset:
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AMD/ATI Open Source Drivers (amdgpu, radeon, r128, mach64)
View LQ Wiki Contributions. Make sure both Intel and radeon drivers are installed. Does your card require a drive cable connection?
Ah, well, i’ll try to update to lenny then March 5th, 4. As an alternative, you can install a newer release of Ubuntu. So if I connect it to a p display, x is the most it will do properly full screen. March 4th, x150.
You will need to either: 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. For some reason today my Ubuntu has started crashing in the midle of anything, firefox surfing, rhythmbox, etc I get a white screen and only option is to reset.
Thus the upcoming releases from Lihux, Fedora and Mandriva are expected to support the new AMD driver only, at least for the time being. Results 1 to 10 of If you have previously used the non-free nvidia proprietary driver, then you need to uninstall it if you wish to use OpenGL accelerated graphics.
[ubuntu] Ati Radeon X installation
Make sure your OpenGL renderer oinux does not say “software rasterizer” or “llvmpipe” because that would mean you have no 3D hardware acceleration: They will still run Unity, but the CPU will be used for basic drawing and performance may suffer. Wrongly defaults to 8MB sometimes, see your logfile.
For best performance and ease of use, AMD recommends the following: It can be done with the following command: The time now is By that time the Ubuntu Grub Menu was showing and it booted me into Ubuntu with no issues. The time now is I have messed up my tower several times already trying to get this right so could lijux please give me the command for undoing this so I can write it down ahead of time as this is my only data connection. The following optional configuration can be used to increase 3D performance.
Ati Radeon X Problem
To Undo Install ppa-purge: Here’s other similar drivers that are different versions or releases for different operating systems: Join Date Mar Beans 8. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.