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I am new to Ubuntu and wanted to install some graphics card drivers to see if it would make my games run better. I was unable to get the AMD Catalyst driver from the official site to install, so I got one from here. When I ran the program it gave me this:

Detected graphics controller:
Hynix Semiconductor (Hyundai Electronics)  Radeon HD 3200

Ubuntu 12.04 
Linux Kernel: 3.5
X-Server version: 

Your system is not supported by this driver

The problem is that my card is actually an ATI, when I looked up Hynix it was just RAM cards. When I go to System Settings -> Additional Drivers nothing comes up.

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If the number, HD3200 is correct, then you probably need an older AMD driver, for the current versions don't support your card any more. I think there is a legacy driver (try to search for fglrx in synaptic), but I don't have access to a Ubuntu PC atm. –  soulsource May 31 '13 at 7:13
    
I already tried to do the amd legacy catalyst but it doesn't install for me, I got the download directly from the website –  captainmar Jun 1 '13 at 2:55
    
I tried doing the thing with synaptic, all it did was screw up my screen resolution –  captainmar Jun 1 '13 at 4:52
    
If it did install, you can try to (first backup /etc/X11/xorg.conf if it exists and then) run 'sudo aticonfig --initial'. This should configure the AMD driver by writing a suitable xorg.conf. Anyhow, in the worst case you can always uninstall fglrx again and copy back the original xorg.conf (or even delete xorg.conf - it shouldn't be required if you use the open source drivers). –  soulsource Jun 1 '13 at 8:58
    
I looked some stuff up and apparently fglrx is bugged right now, there wasnt any word on when it would be fixed, I will try this to see if it "fixes" or prevents the bug –  captainmar Jun 2 '13 at 2:10
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