To check if your card is supported visit this site. I followed the instructions in the accepted answer on Ubuntu site mentioned above I didn’t understand this initially but now do. Many ATI video cards work well with Ubuntu automatically. Last edited by mjkelly93; at It can be done with the following command:
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Ive been all across the web asking for help for this.
I would greatly appreciate help with the following problem which seems to be quite common – but I am just starting to wean myself ubunhu Windows so I don’t fully understand how to achieve what should be a simple task as every solution I find seems to raise another problem:. I think i gave all the info anyone that knew how to do this would be able to help me with. Any idea what I’m doing wrong?
Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. When i edit my xorg. The open source drivers is actually quite good. It can be done with the following command: This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Power Management Ubuntu Also, I went ahead and edited the You have the correct driver info loaded.
Raphael Ahrens 6, 5 28 Before installing any drivers you need to install some dependencies to your system, do this by running this command. There is a bug in the drivers. Is this remark still valid for Ubuntu The Radeon driver is already pre-installed in Ubuntu. 9205
Yes OpenGL renderer string: To check if your card is supported visit this site. Latest version provided by Ubuntu’s Additional Drivers tool up to this edit’s date is 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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I have found that the default, open driver works best with my ATI card If it does not work, this procedure should activate it. Given that -as I understand it- packages are now multiarch and ialibs should no longer be needed?
And if i play a song before starting the xserver via mpg and then start the server, the song freezes indicating that the whole system locked up.
Help answer threads with 0 replies. Check the manpage of the Radeon driver for advanced options. THere’s the open source driver. Anyone have any ideas here?
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. I had installed a proprietary driver that Ubuntu recommends, but had issues with shutdown crashing.
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Check the version of Ubuntu ai have installed: Ubuntu derives from Debian and so you should be able to do most things in Deb that you do in Ubuntu and vice versa. I followed the instructions in the accepted answer on Ubuntu site mentioned above I didn’t understand this initially but now do.
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