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I have an ATI Xpress 200 graphics card, it doesn't have support from AMD anymore so I can't upgrade to Ubuntu 12.10, but I found this driver on their site Driver Download. I know it doesn't support my graphics card but should I take the risk and install so I can upgrade to 12.10?

update: I have an issue with the reboot which finishes the upgrade. I press the reboot button and then my pc reboots: I see the bios, then my sreen turns purple and then black and my monitor says that it gets no signal and the hard drive led light stops flashing

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You can try this as mentioned in the answer of What is the correct way to install ATI Catalyst Video Drivers (fglrx)? –  Web-E Jul 26 '13 at 12:24
    
but now i'm pretty sure that i have a opensource driver installed –  hamal23 Jul 26 '13 at 12:43
    
If everything works, why do you ask? –  Alvar Jul 26 '13 at 13:57
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With this card, use the open source radeon drivers, no installation is necessary, it is in the kernel.

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don't you have to select what drivers to be used? –  Alvar Jul 26 '13 at 13:25
    
If you are using the open source drivers, then no. –  meskobalazs Jul 26 '13 at 13:55
    
see my update (ps thx for the help already) –  hamal23 Jul 26 '13 at 15:06
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