See this page Recommended configuration for X. So if anyone has any opinions or suggestions, I’d really appreciate it, thanks. If it doesn’t, it’s probably still easier to configure after installing the Ubuntu package and upgrading your kernel, or ATI drivers, or both is a lot easier if you just use the Ubuntu package. Graphics cards and APUs. MESA OpenGL is something, but if you want to take the route of installing 3dfx-capable drivers, I suggest you take time and install fglrx. January 18th, 7.

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AMD Provides Legacy Driver for Old ATI Cards ยป Linux Magazine

Infrastructure as Code with Terraform. If you have a laptop that’s getting too hot, try setting the power management profile to low. Thanks, I ayi that. In this case, you can install the Trusty Hardware Enablement Stackwhich brings new versions of Linux kernel and Radeon driver. If CPU at degree Fahrenheit and smoke very much, what do?

To know which version of the Linux kernel you have installed, type this text in a terminal window: It might be worth it.


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Meanwhile AMD has released the 9.

Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? Contrary to original plans to support the older ATI cards, AMD now wants to provide a legacy linnux for them, along the lines of Nvidia.

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You will need to remove all the current fglrx packages from your system and download the driver from the ATI site.

Restart your machine for changes to take effect. Now choosing to order the older graphics cards on the AMD homepage returns a notice that they moved to a legacy driver support structure. Okay, so basically, you recommend the fglrx drivers, although they are harder to install?


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Given that -as I understand it- packages are now multiarch and ialibs should no longer be needed? Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Try that one first.

There’s atleast three drivers available with newer ATI cards. Instead configure all display parameters using the Catalyst Control Center–Linux Edition or the aticonfig command line interface.

ATI Catalyst Display Driver 9.1 for Linux

If so x130 do I change in the script to do the 9. Also isn’t it the 9. January 18th, 7. Now no desktop effects. The version numbers couldn’t have matched more perfectly: To answer my own question, see here: Duplicate and merge this? You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.