Ubuntu X Server Fail On Boot (using ATI driver fglrx)

X always fails with this error message:(WW) fglrx: No matching Device section for instance (BusID PCI:1:0:1) found(EE) No devices detected.Fatal server error:no screens foundMy hardware setup: ATI X1900 PCI-E on AMD 64-bit*2 monitors are connected to the cardI have followed the instructions for conf ...

Ubuntu ATI Driver fglrx *Error*

First of all, sorry if i'm being rude... But i'm really tired of trying to install the ATI driver 8.22.5 from the Ubuntu repository...rramalho@weasel2:~$ dmesg | grep fglrx[17179591.628000] fglrx: module license 'Proprietary. (C) 2002 - ATI Technologies, Starnberg, GERMANY' taints kernel.[17179591.6 ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx actually a XFree86 driver?

I'm trying to get the xorg fglrx driver installed. I've got the restricted modules for the kernel and everything and did a apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrx.However if I try do fglrxconfig (which apparently isn't the way to go, but regardless), it generates the file XF86Config-4 ?!?!?Why? I've got a ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx missing

When using the command: sudo apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrx it says that it is missing (the file/repository, sorry new to this sort of thing). I believe it is the source of the problem in which the x server doesn't work using either the ati or vesa driver (which are installed) and I'm hoping this ...

Ubuntu Question regarding xorg-driver-fglrx

Do I need these packages:fglrx-kernel-sourcexorg-driver-fglrxfglrx-amdccclefglrx-modaliases..... if I am using the 9.4 proprietary drivers from the AMD/ATI website, installed using the .run file?I ask because I have been having problems and graphical glitches with fglrx and perhaps these packages we ...

doubts :To write a generic device driver for pci device.

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Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx

I cant enable my ATI accellerated graphics driver in the Restricted Drivers Manager. It keeps on saying that xorg-driver-fglrx is not enabled and I cant find it anywhere in synaptic. What do I need to do to get it? ...

Ubuntu Can't do ANYTHING with 'xorg-driver-fglrx'!

I have an unusual situation here. I recently installed an ATI Radeon 9550 video card with 256Mb video memory. I wanted to get Compiz working really smoothly. thought this would work out perfectly since I had been using a radeon 9300 with 64Mb memory.Anyhow, on trying to install the ATI drivers I hav ...

Ubuntu apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrx +returns 403 forbidden

I am trying to install xorg-driver-fglrx using apt--get but it return error which says btw i am using ubuntu8.10 Desktop distributionroot@VAIO:/home/miriyala# apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrxReading package lists... DoneBuilding dependency tree Reading state information... DoneThe following extra p ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx?

Hey, I'm a noob at anything other than windows. I'm currently using ubuntu 7.10 (as I tried 8.04 but it's not working correctly with my computer). And when I try to enable my card's restricted drivers (ATI Radeon X1650), it just tells me that xorg-driver-fglrx is needed, but I can't find any working ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx preventing updates

I'm stumped. Been searching around and can't find anything. ](*,) I've also tried aptitude and no luck there either. The files it refers to don't even exist.dan@harvest:/dev$ sudo apt-get install -f[sudo] password for dan: Reading package lists... DoneBuilding dependency tree Reading state informati ...

Ubuntu Never download xorg-driver-fglrx?

A few seconds ago games worked.I tried to run Phun.Got an error:ultrasonicsite@ubuntu:~/Desktop/Phun$ ./phunworkdir = /home/ultrasonicsite/Desktop/Phun/Loading language English...Parsing /home/ultrasonicsite/Desktop/Phun/autoexec.cfg...Creating window...!! ERROR: Exception caught in main: Couldn't s ...

Ubuntu Black screen after installed xorg-driver-fglrx 8.3 with ATi X1950 pro

I have downloaded and installed the final version of Hardy today.When I enabled the xorg-driver-fglrx with the hardware-manager, after restart I got black screen with total freeze, just the reboot help.I have an ATi X1950 PRO, 512 MB, 8x AGP.In previous Hardy versions was the same problem. I tried m ...

Ubuntu Cannot install xorg-driver-fglrx on Intrepid: "no installation candidate"

I am on a Thinkpad t60p with a Firegl V5200So I just upgraded my system from hardy, went relatively smoothly except for X not liking the fglrx I had installed using envyng awhile back (Xserver 1.5 etc.). So I purged all the fglrx packages, and attempted to install the proprietary driver via the rest ...

Ubuntu Radeon 9600 Mobility + ATI Proprietary Driver (xorg-driver-fglrx) + Hardy v8.04.2?

I just installed Ubuntu Hardy v8.04.2 (32 bit) on my laptop last night and would like to know if it is wise to install the proprietary ATI drivers (xorg-driver-fglrx) via the Synaptic Package Manager...Prior to the install I read about issues with the proprietary drivers with older ATI GPUs (my lapt ...

Ubuntu What is the software source for xorg-driver-fglrx package ?

I am on Kubuntu trying to install restricted driver for ATI radeon xpress 200. I already added these software sources:cannonical supported open source software (main)community maintained oss (universe)propritery drivers for devices (restricted)software restricted by copyright or legal issues(multive ...

Ubuntu Whats the point of xorg-driver-fglrx?

Is there a need to install xorg-driver-fglrx? All my games and effects (beryl, compiz) work without it. When I installed it I lost direct rendering and the ability to use desktop effects. Exactly what is it supposed to upgrade? ...

Ubuntu July 12, 2006 xorg-driver-fglrx broke direct rendering....

Today's (?) update of xorg-driver-fglrx broke my direct rendering with my ATI Radeon Mobility 9200 so now Xgl is broken again :( I have tried replacing /usr/lib/libGL.so.1.2 with the older version that worked with the previous xorg-driver-fglrx. (The version of xorg-fglrx-driver I have now is: 7.0.0 ...

Ubuntu apt-get can't find xorg-driver-fglrx

I've just reinstalled Ubunto 6.06 and am having trouble setting up the fglrx driver. I have the problem as described in this thread (http://www.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=190133&highlight=fglrx) and am able to install the xorg-driver-fglrx from apt-get to get the live cd working, but when ...

Ubuntu Does xorg-driver-fglrx update pose any danger to at working fglrx driver

Just a quick question. I followed mlomker's guide to installing the ATI fglrx 8.16.20 drivers and it's working with 3d acc. and everything. So my question is, does anyone know if the recent xorg-driver-fglrx update will break the fglrx driver.I did try seraching for this but it is difficult because ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx is not enabled

I installed ubuntu 7.10 today and got the following error when trying to enable the ATI accelerated graphics driver: xorg-driver-fglrx is not enabledPlease assist, as i'm a newbie, with step by step points to resolve, please, please!!!! ...

Ubuntu I can't install xorg-driver-fglrx because it is missing from Synaptic Packag

I was having trouble with nicotine that I could not get fixed. I needed nicotine because I couldn't figure out amule and I needed a P2P program. So I just reinstalled Ubuntu 7.10 entirely from scratch. I am far from a pro with ubuntu, but I know how to get everything essential working (java, restric ...

Ubuntu Latest xorg-driver-fglrx breaks 3D acceleration

Radeon 9600, currently using xorg-driver-fglrx "7.1.0-8.28.8+2.6.17.7-10.1".Installing the latest version from the repos, 7.1.0-8.28.8+2.6.17.7-11.1, along with the latest linux-kernel-headers etc, breaks 3D.fglrxinfo no longer shows RADEON 9600 but shows a generic Mesa driver. glxinfo sho ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx cursor problems (edgy)

I'm trying to use the propietary ATI driver (fglrx) in my machine (Dell latitude with ATI radeon R250). I'm just trying to get 2D to work (and later 3D) but anyhow the cursor does not look right, there seems to be a black line 10 or 20 pixels at the bottom of the cursor. Using the option "SWCur ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx 8.26.18 update not working

Has anyone else had a problem getting the xorg-driver-fglrx 8.26.18 update to work? I was running xorg-driver-fglrx 7.0.0-8.25.18+2.6.15.11-2 with xgl/compiz with no problems, but since installing this latest update, I can't get 3D acceleration to work. I have had to downgrade to my previous version ...

Ubuntu apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrx problem

to all of you,so i try to install fglrx but i take this error:$ sudo apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrxReading package lists... DoneBuilding dependency tree... DoneE: Couldn't find package xorg-driver-fglrxwhats going wrong?:( ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx problem

OK, I have an older version of this driver installed and working. I want to upgrade to a newer version, so I ran "apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrx". Unfortuantely, it doesn't work- apt exits with the following error:Preconfiguring packages ...(Reading database ... 173063 files and directo ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx 8.18.6 .deb

i was able to create a xorg-driver-fglrx 8.18.6 .deb from the ati .run file !!!it istalled but for some reason i couldnt run fgl_glxgears!!! ...

Ubuntu newbie troubles in installing xorg-driver-fglrx

all, thanks in advance, I'm a newbie to Linux and I searched around for try to figure out this problem but need direct help. When I try to extract/install deb file for xorg-driver-fglrx I get "dependency is not satisfiable".I tried going to restricted drivers managerto enable it anwyay but ...

Ubuntu Can't find package xorg-driver-fglrx

(I have started a new thread on this even though I've already mentioned it in another post as one of my replies)Hi I cannot get fglrx driver to install.(amd64, radeon x550)I've done some research and everyone recommends I use the fglrx drivers. Problem is that when I try 'sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserv ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx 8.18.6

i was able to create a xorg-driver-fglrx 8.18.6 .deb from the ati .run file !!!it istalled but for some reason i couldnt run fgl_glxgears!!! ...

Ubuntu Can't delete xorg-driver-fglrx (in order to re-install driver)

Deleting xorg-driver-fglrx ...dpkg-divert: rename involves overwriting `/usr/X11R6/lib/libGL.so.1.2' withdifferent file `/usr/X11R6/lib/fglrx/libGL.so.1.2.xlibmesa', not allowedError while processing:xorg-driver-fglrxE: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)dolny@milkshake:~$ dpkg-dive ...

Ubuntu Can't uninstall xorg-driver-fglrx

I'm trying to uninstall xorg-driver-fglrx.However, when using either the Synaptic GUI or with aptitude on the command line, I get an error message: merrillj@merrillj-laptop:~$ sudo aptitude remove xorg-driver-fglrxReading package lists... DoneBuilding dependency tree Reading state information... Don ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx update problem

when i try to update xorg-driver-fglrx which are ati drivers for ubuntu i get the following error:xorg-driver-fglrx:Depends: libc6 (>=2.4-1) but 2.3.6-0ubuntu20.4 is to be installedDepends: libfreetype6 (>=2.2) but 2.1.10-1ubuntu2.2 is to be installedDepends: libgcc1 (>=1:4.1.1-12) but 1:4. ...

Ubuntu Problem with xorg-driver-fglrx after upgrade

Got this message after upgrading to edgy, whilst in synaptic:"E: xorg-driver-fglrx: subprocess post-removal script returned error exit status 2".I have tried several ways to progress but no further updating of the system via synaptic can occur. There are over 1000 packages waiting to be up ...

Ubuntu Cannot upgrade xorg-driver-fglrx

Update manager cannot update xorg-driver-fglrx. It updates everything just fine.When I try to update it on the command line:apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrxIt freezes when it tries to get the headers.Does anybody know why it is only this package that I'm having problems with.It's not an install pro ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx installation;Restricted modules available to a custom compiled kern

In order to compile ALSA modules, libraries, etc(To be able to use 5.1 sound), I have custom compiledand installed a 2.6.12 kernel:{Synaptic linux-686-smp (linux-image-2.6.12-10-686-smp)Note Includes:linux-image-2.6.12-10-686-smp 2.6.12-10.24linux-restricted-modules-2.6.12-10-686-smp 2.6.12.4-11.1Sy ...

Ubuntu Installing xorg-driver-fglrx

HelloI'm trying to install ati drivers, but I'm having troubles installing xorg-driver-fglrxThis is the outputroot@kleppane:/home/kimppa # apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrxReading package lists... DoneBuilding dependency tree... DoneThe following packages will be REMOVED:nvidia-glxThe following NEW ...

Ubuntu ATI driver/fglrx difficulties

I loaded the ati driver/fglrx and now my screen is so messed up that I can not navigate. Is there a way to change back to the default driver before the login screen appears? ...

Ubuntu Problem with ATI's proprietary driver fglrx

I've installed the flgrx driver from ATI's website and been having problems since. glxgears will crash and restart my X server. fgl_glxgear will output this :Using GLX_SGIX_pbufferError: couldn't get fbconfigPlus the movies play very slowly now and glxinfo says I don't have direct rendering. Compiz ...

Ubuntu Feisty and ATI drivers: xorg and xorg-driver-fglrx version mismatch

I just upgraded to feisty and X does not work anymore (except when I use the vesa driver).When using the fglrx driver, X reports the following error:[atiddxSetup] X version mismatch - detected X.org 7.2.0.0, required X.org 7.1.0.0This seems natural when looking at the version numbers of the packages ...

Ubuntu Couldn't find package xorg-driver-fglrx

I've trolled around to try and answer my own question before breaking down and crying out for help. I've got an x800 that I can't even get the GDM working on. I'm noobish in the extreme, so be gentle.I'd like to try the fglrx driver that I've heard about, at least to get started, so I load to recove ...

Ubuntu Getting the ATI xorg-driver-fglrx for Breezy AMD64

Apols for the n00b question, but I am struggling to get down the Breezy xorg-driver-fglrx driver for my ATI Xpress 200 controller.I know it is restricted but my "apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrx" simply says it can't find the package.I have had a look in /etc/apt/sources.list but can't pi ...

Ubuntu Can't even install xorg-driver-fglrx package

I have an error when trying to sudo apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrxI was able to install some other uiniverse and multiverse package without problem.Has the package been removed ? or is it a repository specific problem ? tia for any help ...

how to enable xorg-driver-fglrx in ubuntu 7.10

how to enable xorg-driver-fglrx in ubuntu 7.10 i have ati 9550 grafic card ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx-dev

I got a problem... I`ve recently installed the newest ATI driver for my Mobile Graphic card. I want to have the xorg-driver-fglrx-dev, but when i: sudo apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrx-devi get an error:Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you haverequested an impossible situati ...

Ubuntu Cannot install xorg-driver-fglrx

I'm terribly sorry if this has been asked before, but frankly I did not manage to find any information either here or on Google.I'm trying to install the xorg-driver-fglrx -package, but when I run the command:sudo apt-get install xorg-driver-fglrxI get:Reading package lists... DoneBuilding dependenc ...

Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx

I would like to know if the new xorg-driver-fglrx drivers support xorg 7.4.I would like to upgrade to Intrepid beta, but the update manager was complaining about missing drivers before. ...

help needed. failure to compile driver for pci card.

I am using a "PCI express 16 channel isolated digital input, 16 channel relay output" card. Im facing problems excecuting the "make" command. Basically to install the card successfully, it requires 3 steps in the working directory.1) # ./configure2) # make3) # ./ixpio.instMy comp ...

character driver over PCI

I have a wireless network card over PCMCIA....i need to just accessthe registers of this card and pass this register details to the userapplication.Since i will not connect to the network at this stage ipreferred bypassing the network stack.Hence instead of a networkdriver i went ahead writing a cha ...