XV22 says: December 25, 2010 at 4:05 AM yeah, it seems so ATI website says u should use the supplied drivers from other companies, and most likely they supplied u with Add Answer [hide preview] Use your votes! Down-voting might cost you karma, but you should consider doing so for incorrect or clearly detrimental questions and answers. Why does installation of packages fail with 'Fails to initialize backend. http://tbapplication.com/ati-linux/ati-linux-drivers-ubuntu-9-04.html
If a question you asked has been answered, accept the best answer by clicking on the checkbox on the left side of the answer. consolation View Public Profile Find all posts by consolation Tags ati, drivers, fedora « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Display Modes Linear Mode Switch to mxyzptlk2063 says: February 7, 2010 at 7:56 AM Hi cyrus7580, I have installed ATI Catalyst 10.1 driver on Fedora 12 x86_64 with the very same result as you described. For me, with the latest package kernel, 10.1 compiles the new modules and installs them without error. https://gofedora.com/how-to-install-ati-catalyst-fglrx-98-drivers-fedora-11/
I need to try either one of them myself as I want to convert my dad's computer from Ubuntu 14.04 with Unity to Fedora with Gnome 3 but I'm quite confident updated 2014-08-14 00:11:35 +0000 The proprietary AMD Catalyst driver should work with your graphics card according to http://support.amd.com/en-us/kb-articles/Pages/AMDCatalyst14-4LINReleaseNotes.aspx However, GNOME 3 is not working with Catalyst without some retweaking that I'm DONT UPDATE THE KERNEL. ty XV22 says: September 24, 2010 at 10:04 PM shit, I didn't read all blackcurrent7's error log, u need to install *kernel-devel* or kernel-dev package, and of course gcc, make, binutils,
yay! If a question you asked has been answered, accept the best answer by clicking on the checkbox on the left side of the answer. I find that very disturbing so i wanted to install the proprietary driver and look how the card behaves with some better drivers. Thanks for the guide! 😀 First distro I've had my ATI graphics card working on!
Step 1 : Update Kernel, Install kernel-devel Huge thanks to Richard Lloyd and mxyzptlk2063 for pointing this out. says: February 24, 2010 at 9:08 AM Thanks for this. But if you can't get graphics working (or working well) any other way, it's certainly worth a try. Anyone any ideas?
tags: ATI, drivers, Fedora, gfx driver, Radeon, xorg, Yum « IBM patent on inteligent Teddy Bears « newer older » Moo Cards and QR Codes » 3 Responses to "ATI Graphics check my site I've googled several solutions to no avail. When I tried following a guide to install the Catalyst driver, I think I might have done something wrong because my computer wouldn't boot Fedora when I rebooted. Got my 4870 running on FC11 no problem at all @ 3203 fps testing with fgl_glxgears.
I tried the AMD driver following tutorial ( with the 3.14-kernel patch ) but I am using gnome and there is an incompatibility .... his comment is here blackcurrent7 says: September 19, 2010 at 5:55 AM Hi, After installing the ATI driver using ati-driver-installer-10-9-x86.x86_64.run , when i checked the file /usr/share/ati/fglrx-install.log, it shows: Unloading radeon module… ERROR: Module radeon Fix xorg.conf by replacing all instances of "radeon" with "fglrx" (Should be in Device section(s)) vi /etc/X11/xorg.conf
%s/radeon/fglrx/g REBOOT UPDATE: On Fedora 16 use akmod-catalyst instead of kmod-catalyst Retrieved from "https://wiki.eclipse.org/index.php?title=Fedora_AMD_Graphics_Drivers&oldid=413797" Jumping into console reveals a fatal server error trying startx as root "no screens found".
John Willaford says: February 11, 2010 at 6:46 PM Can i downgrade Xorg to get FGLRX to work on Fedora 12? have a nice day. AnorexiasGrizzli says: May 27, 2010 at 8:02 PM you need patch for the kernel module to work with kernel 2.6.33 and a patch for xserver 1.8 because of an fglrx bug this contact form i noticed a lot of warnings in my log.
As I say in the other comment: in the meanwhile, don't upgrade to Fedora 22 quite yet if you depend on the proprietary Catalyst driver. It is really weird because I installed the driver successfully. Question Tools Follow 1 follower subscribe to rss feed Stats Asked: 2014-02-26 14:26:08 +0000 Seen: 1,165 times Last updated: Mar 06 '14 Related questions No UMS support in radeon module Fedora
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glxgears now gives a FPS count around 1550, which is significantly better
I think u have to buy a new laptop anyways telo says: January 2, 2011 at 3:04 PM any suggestion step by step installing fendora… i'm new in linux. Content on this site is licensed under a CC-BY-SA 3.0 license. Rather fantastically actually. navigate here and anyway, if things went wrong, u can execute the uninstall script in /usr/share/ati to get back to default.
Fozan says: May 1, 2010 at 2:31 PM 10.4 works with my uname -a Linux f-n 126.96.36.199-99.fc12.x86_64 #1 SMP Mon Apr 5 19:59:38 UTC 2010 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux Fozan says: I might have to switch back to Ubuntu :-(. on Installing the Proprietary AMD…Gil on Installing the Proprietary AMD…Johnny Chang on Installing the Proprietary AMD…Johnny Chang on Installing the Proprietary AMD…A.I. Any suggestions or donations of clue greatly appreciated.
Put the install disk in your drive, boot on it, press "next" until complete, be happy. Reply gtrue says: June 1, 2015 at 9:57 pm Hi, Thank you for checking on this. Register All Albums FAQ Today's Posts Search Installation, Upgrades and Live Media Help with Installation, FedUp & Live Media (Live CD, USB, DVD) problems. How to replace Wifi driver/module (broadcomm 4331) Fedora 18, Nvidia install, system freezes How do I install xf86-video-amdgpu on fedora 23?
The machine will be a production webserver, and cruncher… NorvilleRedbird says: February 3, 2010 at 3:28 PM Have you tried the experimental ATI drivers? So I'm running AMD Catalyst, which you can get here http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop?os=Linux+x86#amd-catalyst-packages , with Xfce as my desktop environment. Reply BK says: June 2, 2015 at 12:46 pm I just completed this with kernel 4.0.0-202 all works fine again, Reply linardsliepins says: June 3, 2015 at 10:16 am I guess XV22 says: September 19, 2010 at 8:51 AM Try installing while X is shutdown: - logout - switch to tty1 or any (ALT+CTRL+F1) - login as root - switch to run
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