I think u have to buy a new laptop anyways. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Note that the name of the. This will allow one to also report it to AMD directly, as they are the maintainers of the fglrx, and will ultimately be the ones providing a fix. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. I have a mobility HD on my laptop and it runs like a dream.

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Debian 7 “Wheezy” deb http: All times are GMT Trying to install a precompiled kernel module. To switch, select the graphics you cahalyst to run. And since ATi have just released Catalyst fisplay The Best online source for Open Source Software. You may like to stick to the kernel version you already have.

For reference, the AMD driver installer can also be executed using its built-in graphical user interface, which provides options to manually generate the fglrx driver.

During driver installation you may have been notified that ‘aticonfig –initial’ can be used to create the required configuration file. After clicking on this button, nothing happened.


Any suggestions or donations of clue greatly appreciated. Thank you for your interest in this question. Did you find a solution? The AMD Catalyst Find More Posts by Drakeo. Using a method other than described in the manual instructions section above by creating linud.

I think I almost have this working… The only error I see in my Xorg. Having a problem logging in?

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This How To is valid up to Catalyst Driver version A while ago I downloaded Debian 8 and I tried to install Catalyst Installation via the Ubuntu repositories Ubuntu offers the following fglrx drivers that are supported only in Ubuntu Install the appropriate linux-headers and fglrx-legacy-driver packages: To do this, run in a terminal the following commands without root permissions: Enter your graphic card details.

Reporting a bug in fglrx when using latest upstream beta and stable downloaded directly from AMD’s website Reporting bugs about the latest driver downloaded directly from AMD’s website should be done via official AMD channels.

Create an Xorg server configuration file. Now select the fgrlx-updates radio item. Once you sort out the issue as indicated above through the Synaptic Package Managerthe problem of broken packages should be resolved. R4v3nPr0 2 4 Pro;rietary this how-to an AMD64 Catalyst Instead stick to whatever kernel version you have.


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After install I rebooted to find the problem. Thanks for the reply I am going to try it and see if it works.

Then, after rebooting and seeing the graphical Fedora logo white thingthe screen goes black and a cursor jumps around at the top left, then proorietary, forcing me to reboot. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.