Plus then you can have a warm fuzzy feeling that you’re using open source rather than closed source. Page History Login to edit. Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled. Reed, Thanks for the links. Now the proprietary Linux driver, Fglrx 8. Release Notes Related Drivers

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No luck so far. And it doesn’t fit to new graphical server. EnvyNG isn’t cutting it.

ATI Catalyst Display Driver for Linux Driver – TechSpot

Mobilitty, Thanks for the links. Connecting a DFP display device as a secondary display device may occasionally result in the secondary display device failing to display an image Installing the AMD Proprietary Linux Software Driver Installation information can be found at: Now I’m using radeonhd driver.

Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an atk tour and rxdeon started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. Post as a guest Name. Don’t forget the “. Release Notes Related Drivers Dean Howell 6 The free radeonhd driver that the community has greatly improved, mainly through AMD’s publishing of reference documentation, supports all cards in 2D mode, including compositing.


AMD Provides Legacy Driver for Old ATI Cards

Debian This forum is for the discussion of Debian Linux. Once both screens are live go to “Settings” and click on ” Display ” You see both of your displays.

Check the resolution for each one. I’m having the same issue on the same laptop and fadeon want to start a new thread when one was already there.

Reduced performance may be noticed when compared to the previous Catalyst 8. However, contrary to what others have said, the open source -ati driver is fine for ordinary computer use – which is rxdeon what you’re after since you’re using a somewhat older graphics card. Like others have mentioned it only works for newer AMD mobilitt, and unfortunately your X of the R6xx generation is no longer supported by AMD with this driver.

[ubuntu] ATI Radeon X

This should greatly help power consumption, especially when idle. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Furthermore the Radeon driver supports some older chipsets that fglrx does not.


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May 28th, 2. I’ve been searching and searching and I haven’t found anything that currently works, all the solutions are outdated and unsupported. If for some reason this does not work, go to the terminal and do; sudo apt-get install fglrx Then, reboot. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Make sure both Intel and radeon ardeon are installed.

March 7th, 9. I try to treat the cause, not the symptom.

By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. For information on the proprietary driver, see ATIProprietary. The new legacy driver supports the following graphics cards including Mobile and All-in-Wonder variants:.