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That's not allowed (because it's obviously stupid). What you are looking for is the r128 driver. Contact Us - Advertising Info - Rules - LQ Merchandise - Donations - Contributing Member - LQ Sitemap - Main Menu Linux Forum Android Forum Chrome OS Forum Search LQ R500 and R600 cards (X1xxx, HD series, and newer) in particular will need TexturedVideo enabled in Xorg.conf (rather than the traditional VideoOverlay) in order to support Xv accelerated video playback. http://advianetwork.com/ati-drivers/ati-drivers-ubuntu-10-10.html

They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Sorry, i'm not that familiar with that. The problem is an error in the preinstall script for the package. Terminal Command sudo dpkg -i fglrx-modaliases_8.593-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb For 64 Bits Terminal Command $ sudo dpkg -i xorg-driver-fglrx_8.593-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb fglrx-kernel-source_8.593-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb fglrx-amdcccle_8.593-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb Using tab completion can make this command easier. http://wiki.cchtml.com/index.php/Ubuntu_Hardy_Installation_Guide

DRM modules are built and installed from sources using a script. Best bet would be to hop onto the #radeon IRC channel and ask there since that's where most of the 5xx 3D discussion is happening. All rights reserved.

Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical © Canonical Ltd. File: /etc/X11/xorg.conf Section "Device" [...] Driver "fglrx" Option "VideoOverlay" "off" Option "OpenGLOverlay" "on" Option "TexturedVideo" "off" [...] EndSection Method 2: Manual Install Method Make sure universe and multiverse are enabled in This module/version combo is already installed Method 1: Install the driver the Ubuntu Way This will install the current driver in Ubuntu's repository. Tags: None sundown Senior Member Join Date: Apr 2007 Posts: 270 #2 05-20-2008, 03:20 PM That's great...

Can't really hurt to try... If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place! Comment Post Cancel tzu23 Junior Member Join Date: Mar 2008 Posts: 11 #9 05-23-2008, 11:50 AM Originally posted by oibaf View Post I don't see nothing wrong in what you post. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RadeonXpress Eduardo Carrillo 60,271 views 2:03 Top 5 Things to Do After Installing Ubuntu - Duration: 4:03.

If the third line fails, you probably don't have the restricted repository enabled. But make a backup and make sure that you are comfortable enough to restore the backup from the command line You can try to edit the screen section. Hi I've Downloaded Ubuntu 8.04 yesterday, and its my first Linux OS I've ever used. 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 Drivers on Ubuntu

Contents 1 Method 1: Install the driver the Ubuntu Way 1.1 Post-Installation Tweaks 2 Method 2: Manual Install Method 2.1 1. Adv Reply June 20th, 2008 #8 whitedays81 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Jun 2008 Beans 18 Re: ATI Drivers on Ubuntu 8.04? In a Debian package, one of the things that a package script sometimes does is "divert" files. Emmet.

Konstantin S 4,854 views 1:55 Installing .Run Driver - HP Laserjet 1018 - Ubuntu Linux 8.04 - Duration: 1:51. http://advianetwork.com/ati-drivers/ati-drivers-for-ubuntu-12-04.html Catalyst 8.3 is in the repositories. i cant get the thing to work. When an update to the driver appears, I'm going to have a problem removing the old package and I'll post my solution when that happens.

Enable Direct Rendering Interface or install fglrx 2. This is perfectly correct. The second alternative is to install the proprietary driver fglrx. 1. More about the author You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.

Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode June 20th, 2008 #1 whitedays81 View Profile View Forum Posts Private This is because of a dependency of the amdccle package on 32 bit libraries. From the shell-prompt, cd into the new directory and run the script.

Additional 64-bit instructions If you have a 64 bit install, the above dpkg command may complain that "Errors were encountered while processing: fglrx-amdcccle".

Driver packages status:ati (radeon):all Radeon card should be supported fast 2D with Option "AccelMethod" "EXA" in xorg.conf (require DRM module) 3D support basic scalers (for full screen games in not native Explanation: If you're upgrading from Gutsy to Hardy in some instances the Grub bootloader does not get updated and the new kernel is not loaded. Suspend/Hibernation Suspend hibernation works with the latest driver. Categories: English, Technology, Ubuntu Tags: ATI drivers ubuntu linux 0 TrackBacks Listed below are links to blogs that reference this entry: Fix ATI Catalyst 8.4 Driver Package on Ubuntu Hardy.

Copy the xorg-driver-fglrx_8.476-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb package into the directory. thanks. What 'section 0' do you refer to? http://advianetwork.com/ati-drivers/ati-drivers-for-ubuntu-13-04.html dpkg-shlibdeps: failure: couldn't find library libfglrx_gamma.so.1 needed by debian/xorg-driver-fglrx/usr/bin/fglrx_xgamma (its RPATH is '').

Ubuntu 8.04 users can update to a backported mesa package from Andrius Ĺ tikonas PPA and enable DRI in the driver shipped with Ubuntu 8.04. 1. It can easily be installed using System->Administration>Hardware Drivers. 2. By chris on April 29, 2008 9:33 PM Thanks for your great script, the installation was sucessful! Chewit -- I have tried everything listed here except what you have suggested.

As for installing the driver, this thread: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=800535 Suggests using a specific version of the driver, namely 8.42.3 Try using envy to install that specific driver version. To test type Terminal Command $ fglrxinfo into a terminal. Right now the IDs in the 500-support branch pretty much represent the cards owned by developers working on the code Comment Post Cancel elenius Junior Member Join Date: Feb 2007 Posts: Include the following lines without [...]: Section "Device" [...] Driver "fglrx" [...] EndSection Make the appropriate changes to "TexturedVideo" and "Overlay", etc., as described above in the "automatic section".

Comment Post Cancel Previous 1 2 3 4 11 18 Next Help Contact Us Go to top Powered by vBulletin Version 5.2.5 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Look if there is a driver available in System - Administration - Restricted drivers (or something like that) I doubt it though. 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 exploration tour and getting started Sign in to report inappropriate content.

The ATI xorg driver package uses this facility to stop MesaGL, a software Open GL renderer, from overwriting the ATI hardware drivers. Join Date Dec 2007 Location Uk Beans 342 DistroUbuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat Re: ATI Drivers on Ubuntu 8.04? Copyright ©2004 - 2016 by Phoronix Media. PCWizKids Tech Talk 51,300 views 2:49 How To Install Ati Drivers In Ubuntu - Duration: 4:10.

Last edited by whitedays81; June 20th, 2008 at 10:11 PM. Originally Posted by issih "sudo apt-get remove xserver-xgl" That will get rid of xgl for you. The idea is that a package can specify that any attempt by a future package to install a file having a particular name is to be handled by renaming the file Add this line to .config/compiz/compiz-manager SKIP_CHECKS="yes"4.