1
vote
1answer
405 views

Installing ATI Catalyst 14.20 beta on Ubuntu 12.04 throws error

The Internet is full of this kind of issues, like the guys from ATI wouldn't even bother to test their installers. I am trying to get the latest driver because Skyrim (with Wine) freezes so badly that ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

problem in installing amd driver radeon hd 5460

I tried to install my gpu in ubuntu 12.04 with this link What is the correct way to install proprietary ATI Catalyst Video Drivers (fglrx) directly from AMD? but when I type this command line: ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

Tried FGLRX and other question's answers, graphics still not working right. (12.04)

I've tried every suggestion that I've looked at online. My card is a Radeon HD 4250. I've installed fglrx to no avail. After install I just either go into low graphics mode or it will detect my card ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Error! Bad return status for module build on kernel: 3.11.0-15 generic (x86_64) [duplicate]

I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I have multiple GPUs (R9 280X, MSI Gaming 3g). I've followed the guides on how to install the GPU drivers correctly. Unfortunately, no matter what, during the ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

black screen after aticonfig --adapter=all" --initial. (12.04 LTS) [duplicate]

To keep it simple and not bore you with a story. Fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS from USB stick. Have R9 280X MSI Gaming 3g video cards (all cards supported by Catalyst drivers). After install of ...
0
votes
0answers
389 views

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS black screen / unable to boot following “aticonfig --adapter=all --initial” + other problems

long time lurker/first time poster. I am very new to Linux but seem to have picked some stuff up quick. Will try to provide as much relevant information as humanly possible: After installing Ubuntu ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

How to turn on the LCD screen on my laptop after installing fglrx driver

On my computer ASUS N71Ja I installed ubuntu 12.04 and after installing fglrx driver computer starts but soon turns off the screen. (login screen is not displayed, but you can hear the sound) I have ...
1
vote
1answer
144 views

What video driver should I download?

I'm trying to install the ATI drivers for Ubuntu. When I run sudo lshw -c video it shows: *-display description: VGA compatible controller product: Wrestler [Radeon HD 6310] ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Mouse lagging and blue lines after fglrx uninstall

I recently tried installing AMD drivers from the official website and found out that my card was no longer supported so I uninstalled it back. But I have this problem: When I get to my login screen, ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

How fix ATI fglrx driver after kernel upgrade

I upgraded to the 12.04.4 lts saucy stack from 12.04.3: sudo apt-get install --install-recommends linux-generic-lts-saucy xserver-xorg-lts-saucy libgl1-mesa-glx-lts-saucy That installed the 3.11 ...
0
votes
1answer
477 views

Can't get rid of “previous version of fglrx” and installing AMD's drivers fails

I tired out the fglrx driver form Additional Drivers program and they were not what I thought it would be, so I downloaded the drivers from AMD... but when I run the program like this sudo ...
2
votes
0answers
155 views

Overheating problem with driver fglrx on ATI radeon h5000 - mobility radeon h4000

I have an HP pavilion dv6-3127 el, with installed Ubuntu 12.04, i don't use new version of Ubuntu becouse i have overheating problem, temperature about 90 degree, instead in 12.04 i don't have this ...
0
votes
0answers
58 views

Dual-Screen 13.10 radeoon

Just Upgrade from 12.04 to 13.10 and am running into some issues with the graphic driver. I use this system to run my projector often mirroring the output or as a second monitor. This worked fine ...
-1
votes
1answer
1k views

installing drivers for ati radeon r7 240

i recently bought a new system, dell with Intel® Core™2 CPU 6700 @ 2.66GHz × 2 processor, 2g ram, hdd, etc, but no graphics. to save on money i skipped gettiing a windows key and went with ubuntu ...
1
vote
1answer
342 views

Radeon r7 reported as hd 8600 “oland” on Ubuntu 12.04 with AMD proprietory driver

Can anyone tell me why loaded latest fglrx Ati/AMD prorietory driver is identified as "oland" with Radeon HD 6800 VGA card (command: fglrxinfo); and also CCC identifies (catalyst 13.12 stable ...
0
votes
0answers
158 views

How can I fix the pager (window manager warning in .xsession-errors)?

Should I do something with the following entries in .xsession-errors? Ostrzeżenie menedżera okien: Buggy client sent a _NET_ACTIVE_WINDOW message with a timestamp of 0 for 0x4400004 (.xsession-) ...
0
votes
0answers
89 views

Can not install fresh generated fglrx driver on ubuntu precise 12.04

I am trying to install the last available legacy fglrx drivers for my hd 42xx graphics card. I have generated Debian packages by using the well known procedure: ...
1
vote
0answers
501 views

No laptop backlight when using AMD driver recommended by Steam

When I install the fglrx-experimental-13 driver that Steam recommends for my laptop (ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5000 Series) I have no backlight when I log in, but an external monitor works. I've tried a ...
0
votes
0answers
105 views

fglrx not installing properly on my dell inspiron 5010

I have installed fglrx proprietary drivers for my Dell Inspiron R5010 laptop running on ubuntu 12.04LTS. I could open the AMD catalyst center from dashboard and adjust the settings. But when I type ...
0
votes
0answers
99 views

AMD Llano graphics with FOSS drivers issue

I work with machines that use Llano CPUs with the integrated graphics chip (in this case the A4-3400 primarily), and have repeatedly run into a problem with graphics drivers. Trying to load a Ubuntu ...
1
vote
0answers
288 views

Fresh install of 12.04 on HP 6570b with ATI Radeon 7500M is not usable for newbies

I'm setting up a brand new HP ProBook 6570b with an integrated ATI 7500M video card. After starting the Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit Live installer the desktop comes up well in a few seconds and all seems ...
1
vote
1answer
285 views

Cant run Compiz with Gallium driver for ATI Radeon X1200

I have the same problem with the ATI drivers and Ubuntu 12.04. I simply can't make the 3D graphics acceleration work with my ATI Radeon X1200 (rs 690) graphics card. I just use the Gallium open ...
0
votes
0answers
72 views

Ubuntu 12.04 graphics issue resolved but dekstop is not the same

So I got fglrx and ATI drivers from the website mixed up. I wanted to update my laptop ATI Radeon HD 3430 drivers through Ubuntu so they would work at their best performance but in the end I managed ...
2
votes
5answers
2k views

Last couple of fglrx drivers on Ubuntu 12.04 have backlight support broken

I've been keeping up with latest fglrx releases on AMD's website and it appears that both the last stable (13.4) and beta (13.6) drivers have brightness broken in Ubuntu 12.04 with all the latest ...
1
vote
1answer
728 views

Radeon HD6450 doesn't work under ubuntu 12.04 server

Hardware: HP proliant microserver N40L OS: Ubuntu server 12.04 (lsb_release gives Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS, to be precise) Graphics card: XFX radeon HD 6450 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS boots to command line of some kind

I recently built a computer, then installed Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS (Desktop, AMD64)using the Universal USB Installer from pendrivelinux.com. When it was first installed, the Unity bar (at the left) was ...
1
vote
0answers
227 views

Ubuntu 12.04 x86 not recognizing multiple video cards w/ Catalyst driver (Radeon HD 7950 x4)

I have tried getting my 4 video cards operational using catalyst drivers, and have thusfar been unsuccessful. The seemingly most effective method has been using the built in "additional drivers" ...
1
vote
0answers
77 views

Thoshiba L655 Overheating on Ubuntu 12.04

I have a Thoshiba L655 laptop with intel core i5,radeon hd5650,3gb ram.The laptop is overheating while running ubuntu 12.04.I found that it may be due to the graphics driver and installed the ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Problem installing fglrx drivers 13.1 with kernel 3.4 on ubuntu 12.04.02 x64

I have tried to upgrade from kernel 3.2 to kernel 3.4 (here) and after that installing fglrx drivers 13.1 (compatible up to kernel 3.5). Here are the steps I followed: Removing (purging) existing ...
0
votes
1answer
312 views

Ubuntu 12.04 - Multimonitor - Office Use - Update AMD drivers?

I am on a triple monitor 12.04.2 64-bit (and will stay till the next LTS). I have an ATI 5850 with the AMD catalyst drivers installed (fglrx), version 12.10. I do not play games. The only thing I ...
1
vote
0answers
641 views

Ubuntu 12.04: AMD A8-5500 (with Radeon HD 7560D) and console mode problem

I'm experiencing problems using AMD Trinity Hardware in Ubuntu 12.04 during boot. I installed 'fglrx' driver and rebooted. System hung. I purged driver. I installed 'fglrx-experimental' and ...
1
vote
0answers
145 views

Was able to use proprietary ATI driver before, now on clean install I don't have that option

I am running 12.04LTS, and I just formatted. Prior to the format, I was using the ATI proprietary driver through "additional drivers". I have two ATI radeons that are crossfired. Now, when I do go ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Error Creating .deb File of AMD Catalyst Driver

I was following the steps to install AMD Catalyst Driver from wiki.cchtml.com. While I was creating the .deb file the following error occured-- $ sudo sh ...
-1
votes
1answer
5k views

Ubuntu doesnt use the FGRLX graphics driver?

I have got the Ubuntu 12.04 64 Bit LTS Version and I want to play games with Steam. I tried out TF2 and it runs and has decent (not good) performance. I believe that my drivers are still running on ...
2
votes
1answer
365 views

Why is fglrx's package version higher than fglrx-updates?

I'm having problems with the DRI infrastructure and the fglrx drivers. When searching for a solution I have noticed that in Synaptic the fglrx package is at version 9.002 and fglrx-updates is at ...
1
vote
0answers
235 views

displaying gnome classic instead gnome 3 with fglrx driver

I installed ubuntu 12.04. I have 1GB AMD graphics card. my gnome was working fine until I installed fglrx driver. After that whenever I try to go in gnome 3 it ends up with classic display. What ...
3
votes
0answers
277 views

Double entries in the gnome 3 task bar [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome 3. All was working well except that graphics were slow and even moving a window on the screen seemed slow. I installed the fglrx ati driver. Which seems to have ...
1
vote
0answers
303 views

Brightness Crash and Fan issues in 12.04.1 [closed]

I would just like to state beforehand that I am a total novice in using Ubuntu when it comes to the more complex issues. So I thought it would be best to finally come here and ask for help before ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

How do I install legacy drivers for an HD4250 on 12.04?

I seen some instructions about workarounds for 12.10, but I don't want to risk breaking my system which is something that already happened when I installed the regular FGLRX drivers.
0
votes
1answer
205 views

How do I know if I am in fallback mode?

If Gnome 3 appears to be exacltly like Gnome Classic, does that mean that it is running in Fallback Mode? If this is the case, then how do I force it to return to Gnome 3?
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Ubuntu 12.04 update and graphics card update

I have recently updated my Dell M101z system to Ubuntu 12.04. But now there is some problem with the Videos. So I guess I need to update the graphics driver. I tried following command: sudo apt-get ...
2
votes
0answers
817 views

Why can't I use Unity 3D on a ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4200 Series with FGLRX drivers?

With a brand new install of 12.04 on my Dell Inspiron M5030, Unity 3D appears to load everything but the icons in the top left, and I am unable to click on anything. Unity 2D seems to works fine ...
2
votes
0answers
763 views

Updating FGLRX driver fails & deactivates FGLRX driver

I have an ATI/AMD graphics card in my computer. However, every time I try to install the post-release updates, it always fails and deactivates the graphics driver. I've pasted the last few messages ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Radeon Xpress 200M with Hardware Acceleration on Ubuntu 12.04

my notebook is running with the ATI Radeon Xpress 200M, which isn't supported by AMD anymore on Linux >2.6.28(fglrx 9.3). I would like to enable hardware acceleration.
0
votes
1answer
408 views

Sudden graphical glitches in wine

I have been using Ubuntu since 9.10 and have always gamed in wine without an issue. I have been running 12.04 since its release and have been playing the Sims3 and Wow in Ubuntu flawlessly. However I ...
2
votes
1answer
29k views

X Error of failed request: BadRequest (invalid request code or no such operation) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix error with ATI driver “Error of failed request”? Though this question is asked before for 11.10, it's still unanswered. I am using ubuntu 12.04 (on Dell ...
0
votes
1answer
353 views

System changing display configuration on its own account - from dual monitor to mirror

My machine is a 13" notebook connected to a 22" external monitor. Using AMD CC I set it up so that the notebook screen is my primary monitor and the 22" my secondary. If I am planning to watch a ...
-1
votes
3answers
3k views

ATI Radeon HD 6250 on Acer AO722 Netbook with Catalyst Drivers Suspend/Resume not working [on hold]

Hi after enabling Ubuntu default repos I have apt-get installed latest Catalyst Drivers. Everything installed correctly with no problems. However... Until I suspended... Then I try to resume and all ...
3
votes
2answers
14k views

Ubuntu 12.04 - default Radeon driver does not work at all

I've recently upgraded to 12.04 LTS and I have an ATI Radeon HD5670. I've heard that the open source 'Radeon' driver is used by default. However, it wasn't showing anything for me. What I did was I ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

Why isn't Ubuntu using the open-source AMD/ATI drivers?

I've recently installed Ubuntu-x open source drivers for my ATI card on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I did it with the following commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates sudo apt-get update ...