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Ubuntu deprecating AMD fglrx driver?

I just read that the latest stable release 16.04 will no longer use the AMD fglrx driver, and thus purge it at upgrading to 16.04 LTS. My question is, since I'm using hybrid graphics with AMD Radeon ...
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AMD graphic driver problem (dual graphic)

I have Lenovo G505s with dual graphic: Radeon HD 7640 + R5 M230. I can't find properly graphic driver, so I need help. I use Ubuntu GNOME 15.10. Other informations: AMD A8 4500 8 GB RAM
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Mouse and Keyboard slow and unreactive in ubuntu 15.10

I have recently switched to Ubuntu 15.10, because my on-board and was-legacy graphics card won't work perfectly with Unity, so i decided to buy a supported graphics card, so i have bought an XFX ...
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Help with AMD Catalyst 15.9 and screen tearing Ubuntu 15.04

I am running Ubuntu Mate 15.04 with the latest AMD Catalyst 15.9 on an HP Envy 15 with an AMD Radeon HD 7750m. I am somewhat of a noob with Linux and I've found solutions that led to some screen ...
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Radeon crossfire problem UBUNTU

Good afternoon, I wondered, a little understood what was happening, so that's my laptop hp15-p029eg chipset A8 + the graphics card Radeon r7 m260, and so on windows AMD Crimson sees as the APU and ...
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Radeon HD8990, Ubuntu 14.04LTS, OpenCL not working after AMD SDK 3.0 install

Found some leads at this Q/A: Radeon HD 7990 in Ubuntu 12.04 and above I have a Gigabyte 990FXA-UD3, a 256GB SSD, the HD8990 (basically a 7990), DVI-VGA adapter to monitor. Power is good, IOMMU is ...
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How to control AMD Radeon fan speed

In Linux 4.0 the SMC fan speed control for AMD Radeons has been introduced. I have Gigabyte Windforce Radeon 7870. Booting Ubuntu with kernel 4.0+ helps a little, but the fans are still very loud. Can ...
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Multiple problems while installing Ubuntu 13.04 on LENOVO G500 laptop

Dear Community, I encountered several problems when installing Ubuntu on my new Lenovo G500 laptop. First I bumped in the problem (also reported by many other) of the black screen after booting ...
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problem with dual amd graphics card amd radeon r5 A8 and radeon r7 m260

Good day I have problem with dual AMD graphics card AMD Radeon R5 A8 and Radeon R7 M260. Hope, you can help me, I try to install drivers at additional driver in Ubuntu, try download and install from ...
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How to change the graphics card driver via terminal?

I recently tried changing the driver for my Asus Radeon HD 7870 to the proprietary one (a friend told me it was much faster), however that seems to have killed my install of Ubuntu. Now whenever I ...
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Unable to login after update

After letting system updates run today, cannot login through the UI. Not even as guest. 14.04. The update asked about flgrx or whatever similar name four times, whether configuration should be ...
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Asus R9 270 not working

I just got a new graphics card and when I boot up it will only use the card to display the boot screen although once it boots it only uses the integrated graphics. The open source driver works fine ...
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How do I verify that Ubuntu recognizes my discrete graphics card (Radeon HD8750M)?

My lenovo g500h has integrated intel 4000hd graphics card and discrete ati hd8750m radeon card. It looks like by default the intel graphics driver is installed ( when i type lspci | grep VGA in ...
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Dist-Upgrade and fglrx 13.1 legacy

I'm currently running Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS with an ATI Radeon HD 4670 using fglrx 13.1 legacy drivers. If i dist-upgrade, will fglrx be broken due to possible x-server upgrades, therefore rendering my ...
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Which drivers should I install for my AMD graphics card?

In the history of me having this machine, I've successfully been able to get a stable installation of Linux on my computer one time. All other times, either I did something stupid when I was playing ...
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Additional display is always added on the wrong side

I have a desktop computer with a Radeon R7 360 and FOS-drivers. My main display, which I am using always, is connected to the DVI-port and my TV is connected to the HDMI-out, in case I want to put any ...
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safe way to install AMD Catalyst Control Centre?

Relatively noob here. I'm having a blast with Ubuntu, successfully playing all kinds of steam games, no complaints until Firewatch came out. It was recommended to me to install AMD Catalyst Control ...
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Making sure AMD drivers are installed on Ubuntu 15.04

I have a laptop with an AMD Radeon HD 7730M chip. I just want to make sure that the drivers are properly installed because I'm getting some conflicting results. I used this guide first. Running lspci ...
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Turn off vsync (Radeon) and create xorg.conf

I want to turn off vsync because I want to play games at more than 60 fps. To turn off vsync I have tried to follow this link on the arch Wiki. I created the file .drirc and copy and pasted it. This ...
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AMD APU + GPU (MSI GX70) Switchable Graphics Card

I want to move away from windows, since microsoft is doing a great mess right now with their OS. Though I've been an Ubuntu user since 2010, I was using this computer mainly for gaming. I have a MSI ...
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Ubuntu 15.1 on ASUS has suspend/wake-up Issues

I've ASUS A555D laptop with FX-8800P APU (combined CPU - GPU) and Radeon R8 M350DX 2GB graphics. I have installed Ubuntu 15.1, Oddly enough because it didn't have issues with the APU and video like ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 not detecting display through KVM Switch

My system worked fine with 14.04 and then I had to upgrade to 15.10. It's a dual boot Ubuntu 15.10/Windows 10 (not by choice). I also have a KVM switch to make it more complicated. Graphics is an ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Freezes and System Problems

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my laptop Sony Vaio VPCEA16FG, I have been getting system freezes(everything including display, mouse, keyboard stops working and I have to do a restart ...
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Trouble “trying” Ubuntu from USB with Radeon graphics

I've created a USB key with pendrivelinux using Ubuntu 15.10 x64. I don't want to install, just have as a portable OS. I've tested it out on other machines without any problems. After I've done ...
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How do you install drivers for the AMD Radeon R7 m360 graphics card?

There is no Linux drivers on the AMD site for the Radeon R7 m360 and I was wondering how you would install those drivers in Ubuntu.
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AMD Radeon R5 M330 drivers

Where can I find the drivers for gpu AMD Radeon R5 M330 ? At AMD site there are drivers only for windows.Maybe there is an open source driver or something like a backport?
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Ubntu 14.04.3LTS+Radeon HD6950 OUT OF RANGE MONITOR

With standart driver of Ubuntu I can't use my native resolution. Using the driver from proprietary driver with updates or without, after rebooting i see "Out of range". How can I tune my resolution ...
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Ubuntu installed - Mac 2010 ATI Radeon HD 4670 256 MB - Black Screen When Boots

I have read a few of the other questions with the same problems but I can't work out exactly what I need to do to fix this. When installed I pushed e to edit and added "nomodeset nolapic" pushed F10 ...
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Radeon X1600 Idles at 70 Degrees

I recently acquired an early 2006 Macbook Pro (Core Duo) with a mobility Radeon X1600. I installed 32-bit Lubuntu on it. The GPU is detected and identified correctly, and seems to work okay. But it's ...
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Ubuntu lspci Video memory problem amd 5830

Hi I want to know how to know to fix it. my specs ubuntu 14.04.3, 3gb ram, core 2 duo e8400, amd radeon 5830 xtreme 1gb (with privative driver). the system don't use all the virtual memory, y put on ...
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Horizontal lines shows after Ubuntu 14.04 installation (Radeon HD 4330 1002:9552)

After successful Ubuntu installation (14.04) I have a strange problem that horizontal lines appears from time to time on my screen. I check it on Windows7 and everything is OK. Previously before ...
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Trusty: Flickering problem with xorg opensource driver on ATI RV710 [Mobility Radeon HD 4330/4350/4550] [1002:9552]

Last week I reinstalled Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop and since then I'm experiencing strange short horizontal flicker. It's hard to describe so here is a video of it and this is my current setup: lspci ...
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How to enable GPU mining on a spare card not used for main display?

I am using an internal (Intel) video card for my main display. This is selected as per BIOS settings. I'd like to see how the GPU mining is on a AMD card I put into my PC. It's a "Cape Verde PRO ...
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How can I change the kernel after installing ubuntu?

I'm trying to upgrade from lubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 because 14.04 is stable and may also have sound. I've already tried installing from yaboot; unfortunately, the lack of network access and the fact ...
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Black Screen after installing ATI propietary drivers Ubuntu 15.04 64bits

I installed Ubuntu 15.04, I’m trying to install proprietary drivers because I need OpenGL 4. I have ATI mobility Radeon HD 5470 graphics 512MB. When I reboot my computer, I get a black screen after ...
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Discrete AMD graphics card is not detected by AMD CCC

After my laptop with AMD HD4570 discrete GPU (which entered legacy branch and no more AMD proprietary support for Linux) died I tried to give AMD another shot and bought a new laptop with switchable ...
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Can't get old Radeon HD graphics to work under Ubuntu

I have an old Pavilion Slimline with a Pentium Dual Core E2140, 2GB RAM and a Radeon HD2350 graphics card. I thought about giving new life to this machine with Linux. At first I tried Elementary OS ...
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pci-stub not claiming radeon card, only the audio device, radeon driver claiming graphics instead

im trying to bind my spare radeon card to pci-stub on kubuntu 15.04, ive got this for my boot options dmesg | grep pci-stub [ 0.000000] Command line: BOOT_IMAGE=/vmlinuz-3.19.0-15-generic ...
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Canot display video with IGD mode from bios

I have configured my bios so that the video work at IGD thus has an ATI Radeon non-integrated and integrated intel, the problem is that when you start your pc did not start the system, just start by ...
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Fan constantly runs on Dell 3521 with Radeon HD7670m on Ubuntu 15.04

My laptop configuration are Dell 3521 Core i3 3227U @ 1.9Ghz 4GB RAM Intel HD4000 graphic + radeon HD7670m 1GB DDR3 dedicated graphics. When I boot Ubuntu 14.04.02LTS on my laptop, CPU cooling fan ...
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ATI “Radeon HD 2400 PRO” VIdeo card on Ubuntu 15.04 (x64)

When using 2 screens it works very slowly. WHY? I thought I need to update video driver. I go to to official site http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/desktop?os=Ubuntu+x86+64 it says ...
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Startup problem (both Win 7 and Ubuntu 14.04) “UVD not responding, trying to reset the VCPU!!!”

I have a Samsung np700z3a (with Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr). It can't boot any OS (not even a live OS). At startup it passes through BIOS splash screen, then it shows some lines of terminal (see the ...
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Graphic errors for ATI RS600M

I wanted to give my old Samsung P200-PRO T8100 Bordoso a last change. It has the ATI RS600M chipset (Radeon Xpress 1250 graphics card). After installing Ubuntu 14.04, the navigation on the top has a ...
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do i need to install motherboard and graphic card drivers..? if yes then how..?

Right now I am windows user but I am thinking of using of ubuntu. So if I install ubuntu do I need to install motherboard and graphic card drivers like windows? My motherboard is Gigabyte B75M-D3V and ...
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Should I update my Radeon drivers?

*-display description: VGA compatible controller product: RS880M [Mobility Radeon HD 4225/4250] vendor: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] ...
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Radeon init error causes slow boot

Hello I finally decided to move to linux, and I chose the latest version of Ubuntu Gnome, after getting all of it installed the computer us working great, but the boot time (to the login screen) ...
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Everything has 100% processor usage

As the title says, almost everything I try to run has near 100% cpu usage. Steam, Chrome, Spotify for example. I'm not sure, but i think this is caused by my graphics card and/or driver, I have ...
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ubuntu not using full video memory on R7 250x

On my xubuntu 14.04.2 system I have the following issue with my new graphic card, a sapphire R7 250x /HD 7770. I think my system is not using the complete video memory available. The Catalyst Control ...
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OpenSource ATI driver - Fan running at full speed all the time

I know this is a common problem and have read other topics but couldn't resolve. Anyways yesterday I found a solution - I have 2 graphic cards (hybrid) and they were both on. So I turned one off and ...
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Unable to use Hardware Acceleration for Radeon HD 6490M card

I've followed steps in this guide. Here is output of vainfo command: me@hostname:~$ vainfo libva: VA-API version 0.32.0 libva: va_getDriverName() returns 0 libva: Trying to open ...