Find More Posts by b0uncer. Is my ATI graphics card supported in Ubuntu? You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. You will need to remove all the current fglrx packages from your system and download the driver from the ATI site. The link wget www2. You now need to configure the computer to use the new driver so run this command in a terminal:

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Now choosing to order the older graphics cards on the AMD homepage returns a notice that they moved to a legacy driver support structure.

If it is Linux Related and doesn’t seem to fit in any other forum then this is the wti.

ATI Catalyst Display Driver 9.1 for Linux

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Find More Posts by b0uncer. ATI put this card on its Legacy List, so it is not really supported anymore.

AMD Provides Legacy Driver for Old ATI Cards ยป Linux Magazine

If you need to reset your password, click here. The time now is THere’s the open source driver.


Refer to the Package Generation installation instructions for more information. To answer my own question, see here: Follow the remaining instructions as appropriate. To check that 3d acceleration works with your card, see the section called “Introduction to 3D Video Acceleration”.

AMD Provides Legacy Driver for Old ATI Cards

When asked to select a driver, pick fglrx. It was good news across the board for ATI graphics card owners with AMD deciding to go for a free driver and immediately delivering the goods. May 7th, 6. Meanwhile AMD has released the 9.

Is my ATI graphics card supported in Ubuntu? – Ask Ubuntu

I have an ATI graphics card and I want to know if it is supported and what kind of drivers should I be running to get the best features out of it. Do not use Sax2 when the proprietary Linux Graphics Driver is installed.

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I have found that the linkx, open driver works best with my ATI card Well open source ones meaning “radeon” for non-3dfx-enabled, or MESA for possible 3d opengl won’t be as good as fglrx proprietary drivers from ATI, if you manage to install them.

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Reinvent your network with DevOps tools and techniques: April 30th, 1. Join Date May Beans Check the version x11300 Ubuntu you have installed: By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Now the proprietary Linux driver, Fglrx 8. I also tried using the repair video graphics option when booting – but i had to re-install to get the display operational again.

To follow up this info, we now have the first info and code for the OpenGl Acceleration. Originally Posted by AlecJ. Release Notes Related Drivers