Before you get started The first thing to check for when you consider using the fglrx driver is whether your AMD graphics card is supported. jscherer92 View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by jscherer92 05-07-2010, 03:23 PM #6 TB0ne LQ Guru Registered: Jul 2003 Location: Share this post Link to post Share on other sites SupSurfer 0 0 4 posts Posted June 24, 2010 Thanks for the reply. If you know a family member who is much more qualified and capable in mathematics than you are, should find another field of specialisation? Check This Out
This is the same via the hdmi or vga output. That driver doesn't support the x300. Reply Michael May 12, 2012 at 12:59 Hi Rob,thank you very much for your encouraging reply. http://support.amd.com/us/gpudownload/linux/Legacy/Pages/radeon_linux.aspx?type=2.4.1&product=188.8.131.52.12〈=English It might but that driver is outdated and does not work on 10.04.
It probably is also important to note that the reason this bothers me is because games are pretty sluggish, and if I am, say, playing a video, I often get the Ubuntu Ubuntu Insights Planet Ubuntu Activity Page Please read before SSO login Advanced Search Forum The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support New to Ubuntu [ubuntu] ATI/AMD proprietary FGLRX graphics It cover most popular distros like Ubuntu, LinuxMint, Fedora, Centos. Code: sudo aticonfig --initial And, no, I did not.
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. Unzip the driver if necessary. Have you checked the BIOS settings? Originally Posted by mastablasta how about some system specs?
Share this post Link to post Share on other sites PGHammer 18 18 7,118 posts Location: Accokeek, MD USA OS: Windows 10 RS3 Insider Preview (Pro x64 track) Phone: DirtyUnicorns Supported, but hardware is too old for Unity These cards will not run Ubuntu's Unity desktop with 3D acceleration. Sign In Sign Up News Back News Latest Microsoft Apple Software on Twitter on Facebook Forums Back Forums Browse All Activity My Activity Streams Unread Content Content I Started Leaderboard Guidelines http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-hardware-18/installing-ati-driver-on-ubuntu-10-04-a-806379/ If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
NOTE: If you are switching from another OEM's hardware, NVIDIA for instance, you must uninstall the driver for that hardware before installing the AMD driver. 4. Then I installed XBMCBuntu from a pen drive, and when XBMC opened, 1080p played flawlessly. It shows the Ubuntu loading screen for a second, then it just flashes off and I get a black screen, and both of my monitors go on standby. The software version was updated to 8.753.
Screen gets garbled (various colors and lines all over the screen so i can't see Ubuntu at all) when I switch screen resolutions. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites x-scratch 134 Whaaaaaaaat 134 3,138 posts Location: California, USA Phone: Iphone 5S Posted May 1, 2010 Download the latest driver While they do provide drivers for Linux, many users have reported that these do not work correctly on Ubuntu. On a side note - within XBMC the digital/dts sound disappeared for some reason - the fix is to disable system sounds within XBMC settings - bizarre but it works.
Jon April 24, 2012 at 18:24I have found the noise on my q180 to be linked to the ethernet network card when passing data. his comment is here Did you look there?? They were found here. & i always used this command cd Desktop sudo sh ./ati-driver-installer-10-3-x86.x86_64.run guess your method ads newer files Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Share this post Link to post Share on other sites SupSurfer 0 0 4 posts Posted June 25, 2010 I've never had any issues like these or any other video
When I reached 12.04 and the install finished, I was able to boot into recovery mode, install the drivers, and then use it as normal.I've since installed OpenElec, which is working You also need some sort of backend (TVHeadEnd, MythTV etc.). Note that the name of the .run file is for ILLUSTRATION only and you must be sure that you type the name of the actual file correctly). this contact form Run the installer: sudo sh ati*.run After finishing the installation: sudo aticonfig --initial Reboot.
This should allow you to see the display.You can then install the hardware drivers using the Hardware Drivers tool in Ubuntu. Sorry, the ATI drivers work fine. Requirements: · XOrg 6.8, 6.9, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4 or 7.5; · Linux kernel 2.6 or above; · glibc version 2.2 or 2.3; · POSIX Shared Memory (/dev/shm) support is
Only get ATI if you are sure you're only going to be playing directx-based windows games and not going to deviate too far from that. Try using the new 12.04.1 release. Only get ATI if you are sure you're only going to be playing directx-based windows games and not going to deviate too far from that. You will have to install XBMC a little differently though.
ReplyLeave a Reply Cancel reply @robclarkey's TweetsMy [email protected]'s FavoritesMy TweetsArchivesMarch 2015February 2015March 2014March 2013November 2012July 2012June 2012May 2012April 2012March 2012February 2012January 2012Social MediaTwitterFacebookInstagramSpotifyLinkedInGoogle+GitHubPagesAbout RobBlogHome Copyright 2015 - Rob Clarke Proudly powered Then input the command below to check out that everything is running as they should. When I try to start up Ubuntu, it doesn't work. http://tbapplication.com/ati-drivers/ati-drivers-linux-ubuntu-12-04.html It has been shown by some users to work only with 6xxx and 7xxx series cards.
Unplug the ethernet cable - the fan noise reduces to almost nothing. I have installed Windows 7 on the box with no problems, but don't really want to stick with this.What I have also found is the fan is incredibly noisy and HD video is Reply Greg Ewing May 10, 2012 at 12:39Further to my post below about trying to install 12.04, I'm trying to do this because even with the graphics drivers installed as described Not exactly sure how I should go about this.
The only driver that will work on 10.04 is the open source driver which should be in use by default. I myself cannot use the open source drivers for my x1200 (rs600) because I cant get composting to work in gnome. So I am not sure if this should be valid as well for systems with ATI stand alone cards. sudo ./amd-driver-installer-catalyst-13-4-x86.x86_64.runSelect Generate Distribution Specific Driver package - Continue - I Agree - select Build package for detected OS:Ubuntu/saucy - Continue.
Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Lazure 50 50 830 posts Posted June 25, 2010 Okay. Correct drivers solve this problem.Let me know how you get on.Thanks,Rob. Also please check the ati website for instructions on installations.