I bought the xig drivers http: The time now is The proprietary Linux drivers don’t support the R chips Radeon If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. As things are, i’m too busy to look into anything more lately, but i’d be very grateful if someone found something out and posted about it in here. Initially, ATI did not produce Radeon drivers for Linux, instead giving hardware specifications and documentation to Direct Rendering Infrastructure DRI developers under various non-disclosure agreements.
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[ubuntu] ati mobility radeon
Regards and thanks Max PS I’ve found and worked with a couple of installation guides and with those installed the catalyst and fglrx – but both don’t seem to be right for my graphics card Rradeon pretty sure alienware has a nvidia fx go.
ATI Mobility Radeon Linux drivers Of course, if you are really hard-core, you could always join the dri project and help remedy this situation by building quality open-source ATI drivers.
I have this GPU in my laptop and using this driver I get acceptable performance for running compiz although it still isn’t great for full-screen video. Pity that Linux is still seen as a workstation platform far more than for gaming, especially as these stereotypes just keep reinforcing themselves. Its very slow when i am surfing the net. HDMI audio should work automatically. Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web. On this question I figured out that i needed to install drivers for my graphics card.
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You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. However, the drivers do seem to be stable and function correctly.
The proprietary Linux drivers don’t support the R chips Radeon ATI Mobility Radeon Check the version of Ubuntu you have linxu They will still run Unity, but the CPU will be used for basic drawing and performance may suffer. I will say, however, that my desktop Pro doesn’t perform in Linux like it does in Windows. I have tryed the xig drivers the demo version I couldnt get them to work and had a pretty bad experience with them.
ATI Radeon Mobility drivers?
How to accelarate it? And where can I find an installation guide? I’m trying Beryl this afternoon.
On the nVidia site they say I need to get the drivers from my notebook manufacturer I think I need the drivers because I am trying to get TF2 working which I asked about ait this question Team fortress 2 black screen.
It can also be used for dualhead with Xinerama with different resolutions radeln both screens or MergedFB. To know which version of the Linux kernel you have installed, type this text in a terminal window: 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 guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.
The problem on ubuntu 9. Supported, but hardware is too old for Unity These cards will not run Ubuntu’s Unity desktop with 3D acceleration.
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Do I need 3d acceleration in order to watch videos? I have a Mobility Radeon card in my new Thinkpad. Find More Posts by JaseP. Kernel version is 2. Yeah, i’m one of the several people that are watching this thread, hoping that something will come up.
The chip set is RV I believe. 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.