Mandriva and indeed your flavour, Ubuntu I believe has the drivers in the repository. Sign up using Email and Password. If you have a laptop that’s getting too hot, try setting the power management profile to low. The fix for the watermark is to create a file e. Folks, I’m thinking about getting a new laptop with the above on. Michael 3 12 You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.

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If you have a laptop that’s getting too hot, try setting the power management profile to low. It is recommended to use the free radeon driver instead. Troubleshooting The fglrx driver conflicts with the radeon DRM driver. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Point at the Download buttons to see what version you are getting, you want The fix for the watermark is to create a file e.

Results 1 to 10 of Email Required, but never shown. Low graphic mode and I can’t start my pc unless I boot into recovery and remove the whole Fglrx packages.


IporSircer sorry but I need more precision. This driver provides 2D and 3D acceleration in your video hardware.

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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. But it is not related to video drivers at all. Replace ubuntu with linuxmintand in a new twist in ATI mobility Radeon HD crypto Thank you sir you rock, I spent hours trying to get to work after reinstalling ubuntu on my wifes acer laptop.

For information on the open source drivers, see AtiHowTo. Debian 7 “Wheezy” deb http: The time now is I can accept the answer because I can’t test it.

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Thomas 3, 6 12 Find More Posts by serafean View Blog. I kept reading the forums until I realized the pattern that was fixing the issue. The radeon kernel module is blacklisted by the yd or fglrx-driver packages. Supported, but hardware is too old for Unity These cards will not run Ubuntu’s Unity desktop with 3D acceleration.

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March 30th, 8. I don’t know if it is necessary, you might want to try without it.