Thank you for your interest in this question. Unfortunately you do not indicate which Linux distro. Now choosing to order the older graphics cards on the AMD homepage returns a notice that they moved to a legacy driver support structure. All times are GMT It’s reliable but not always the fastest. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct.

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Visit the following links: Having a problem logging in? As an alternative, you can install a newer release of Ubuntu. BB code is On. 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.

This is not an exhaustive list. So if anyone has any opinions or suggestions, I’d really appreciate it, thanks. Ati Radeon X Driver.

If it does not work, this procedure should activate it. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. It was good news across the board for ATI graphics card owners with AMD deciding to go for a free driver and immediately delivering the goods. Try that one first. Owners of the cards listed who want to run a current Linux distro shouldn’t worry too much about switching drivers, however.


Thank you was pmed this link so hopefully it will work http: You can do so with sudo aticonfig –initial or sudo aticonfig –initial -f The -f writes a completely fresh xorg. Found a bad link? Is my ATI graphics card supported in Ubuntu?

[ubuntu] radeon x pro install help please.

To check that 3d acceleration works with your card, see the section called linkx to 3D Video Acceleration”. Besides, the newest version also supports DRI direct rendering infrastructure with many of the cards.

Find More Posts by vonfeldt7. The whole point of this whole driver mess is so I can get back to playing Eternal Lands. Well the open source crashed my x last time I installed it. If CPU at degree Fahrenheit and smoke very much, what do?

The Linux version, however, supports only distros released before February that have the older X. I have an ATI graphics card and I want to know if it is supported and what kind of drivers should I be running to get the best features out of it.


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AMD Provides Legacy Driver for Old ATI Cards

See this page Recommended configuration for X. All times are GMT Reduced performance may be noticed when compared to the previous Catalyst 8. It might be worth it. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. It’s faster and propably working.

Limux new legacy driver supports the following graphics cards including Mobile and All-in-Wonder variants:. Instead configure all display parameters using the Catalyst Control Center–Linux Edition or the aticonfig command line interface.