ATI-Radeon X700 supported by Ubuntu?

Installed Ubuntu 5.10 for AMD64 on my laptop (AMD-Turion64/ATI-Radeon X700).Problem: On first boot i selected Ubuntu from Grub menu, it boots and every checks out ok. Then the screen turns black! I can hear the login-sound and if i try to type my username and password in blind! it plays the welcome- ...

Ubuntu is ATI radeon X1350 supported

I plan to buy a laptop hp 6820S , wiht an ATI radeon X1350 graphic card. Is it fully supported with the ATI restricted drivers ? I mean that I willbe able to have 3d acceleration, the highest resolution, etc.I looked at the doc on restricted and on several threads, but can't figure it out for sure ...

Ubuntu Mobility Radeon X300 supported ?

My samsung died and I bought a refurbished T43, installed Ubuntu and it is working like a charm except that it seems there is an issue with the ATI drivers.I tried to go into System>Administration>Hardware Drivers to get better performance but the list is empty.I tried to check /etc/X11/xorg.c ...

Ubuntu Radeon X1270 supported?

I was curious if the X1270 is supported by 11.04 or if I just needed to download drivers, as I tried to install Ubuntu 11.04 but after I log in all I see is the desktop image. No Unity, No Gnome, just the desktop image! Is my graphics card just a fail or does it just need some drivers? ...

Ubuntu & Ati Radeon HD 5850.

all ... its been a while since i last posted.I am having some issues with my graphic card and cant seem to be able to startx. The Radeon was working perfectly for 2 - 3 weeks. Then one fine day it just decided to stop working. I was using fglrx, that was from the ATI drivers. I was unable to startX ...

Ubuntu PPC Imac G5 With Radeon ATI X600

I've read a lot of threads on making Imac PPC Ati cards work right but none of the solution worked for me so I thought I would create a new one.I have a G5 Imac PPC ( http://www.everymac.com/systems/apple/imac/stats/imac_g5_2.1_20.html) with an ATI X600 Cards.I've installed 10.04 without MacOSX2D an ...

Radeon X850 XT (R4xx) and Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic)

I hate to potentially beat a dead horse here, but since most of the posts I've found regarding the use of this particular GPU with Ubuntu 9.10 seem to be months old, I'm hoping someone out there has a working xorg.conf file or something to help me out.I've been trial-and-erroring to no effect for th ...

Ubuntu X.org segfaulting with dual-head setup on "radeon" driver

I've been struggling to get X working in dual-head (specifically dual-Device, dual-Screen) mode for some days now, so thought I'd ask for help! My system is a dual Opteron workstation, ATI X800XT-PE (R420) AGP video, Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, and "radeon" X.org driver. `uname -a` reports:Linux zap ...

ATI Radeon X1700 flickers in Ubuntu 10.04

I am a total beginner to ubuntu. I have installed ubuntu 10.04 desktop edition with a CD on my laptop as only OS. So far (three weeks) ubuntu has convinced me. However, my screen starts flickering regularly after a while (even when the computer is idle) and the only solution so far has been to suspe ...

Ubuntu lucid lynx - radeon 9600 + gallium struggle (flash)

I decided that I need help!2 weeks ago I started building a system out of some stuff I found at home and a few ebay orders:AMD AthlonXP 1.8MSI KT266 v1ATI 9600seseagate 120GB [...Webcam,SCSI-Scanner,DVD,etc...]Well, as for the ATI9600, which comes with an RV350, I wasn't aware of the changes since c ...

Ubuntu radeon 9200se settings

NO Xorg.confamong other things My computer seems ok as long as I do not play videos or play games. :(I was hoping someone could help get this card set up better on my computer.Xorg.0.logX.Org X Server 1.7.6Release Date: 2010-03-17X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.24- ...

Ati Radeon 9200 Ubuntu 8.10 glxgears slow FPS

After upgrade from 8.04 I have a trouble with my video card ATI Radeon 9200.In 8.04 glxgears show me near 1000-1500 FPSNow I have $ glxgears disabling 3D acceleration105 frames in 5.0 seconds = 20.850 FPS104 frames in 5.0 seconds = 20.750 FPS104 frames in 5.0 seconds = 20.794 FPS105 frames in 5.0 se ...

Ubuntu ATI Mobility Radeon 3600 based on which chipset

Noob here. I just got a Dell xps 1640 and it says it has the following card when I look it up via lspci. 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc Radeon Mobility HD 3670while the graphics card is working and I can use the proprietary flgrx driver (if I want) I want to know on which ch ...

Ubuntu Two ATI cards, X-Org radeon driver, dual-head with Xinerama => OpenGL doesn't work

after my 8800 GTX debacle, (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1090457) I've switched to two el cheapo ATI cards from the hardware box in the futile hope, that they would work better.Well, they don't, but at least they do not work for 12EUR while the 8800GTX didn't work for 120EUR which is sor ...

Ubuntu How is the ATI Mobility Radeon 4570 graphics support on 10.04?

I've been looking to purchase a new laptop for the past couple weeks and the System76 Pangolin is on the verge of being put in my cart. My only reservation is the ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570 graphics support. I've asked around a couple forums and many people have warned against ATI with Linux. My br ...

[Ubuntu:Festy] Radeon 9600 + Asus VW192s + no 1440x900

I bought an Asus VW192s, but I can't put to work the 1440x900 resolution :(I've followed the "X11 Configuration- 5.4.3.2 Adding a Widescreen Flatpanel to the Mix (http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/x-config.html)" and now I've the "1280x960", but I can't pu ...

Ubuntu Direct rendering doesn't work on a Radeon 7000 (rv100)

I have a quick question that I can't figure out for the life of me! I am running Ubuntu 7.10 on a Dell Dimension 3000 desktop. It has a built in Intel video chipset I am not using. I have installed a PCI Radeon 7000/VE RV100 card into PCI 1:1:0. After numerous hours of trial and error, I have got it ...

Ubuntu Lost 3d acceleration after dist-upgrade (ATI Radeon X1950 GT)

I'm using now ubuntu 11.04 (i was using ubuntu 10.04 and did two dist-upgrades in a row). It was working fine in 10.04 but now...I'm using xserver-xorg-video-radeon driver, but it seems not to be working properly because it's using software rasterizer.satonio@satonio-desktop:~$ glxinfo | grep render ...

Ubuntu X Driver Update | Now Stuck At Boot!

I updated my server via SSH from another computer.I'm running Ubuntu 10.10 on my old laptop.I updated it at the 1/3. But now i experience problems!Since the update there where Radeon driver updates which made Ubuntu not to load X.http://wiki.x.org/wiki/RecentChangesYou can see the update @ 1/3.The c ...

Ubuntu Multiseat in 10.4, GDM and ConsoleKit, 2 Cards 4 Seats

Hi, I'm working with these guides:http://multiseatonlinux.blogspot.com/2010/06/part-1-setting-up-base.htmlhttp://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1549793Other methods that kept me were unsuccessful.I followed the steps but ends in a big problem. Of the two monitors that connect to each card, only o ...

Ubuntu Multiseat in 10.4, GDM and ConsoleKit, 2 Cards 4 Seats

Hi, I'm working with these guides:http://multiseatonlinux.blogspot.com/2010/06/part-1-setting-up-base.htmlhttp://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1549793Other methods that kept me were unsuccessful.I followed the steps but ends in a big problem. Of the two monitors that connect to each card, only o ...

Ubuntu no wallpaper, no icons, new monitor

help people, since i bought a new monitor my ubuntu 9.10 wont display my wallpaper, but when I shut down it appears just before the pc turn off, now I get a black desktop without the icons and wallpaper.here is my xorg logX.Org X Server 1.6.4Release Date: 2009-9-27X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0Bu ...

Ubuntu Mouse and icon glitches hd4850 with compiz

After having some serious difficulties with the proprietary ati drivers, resulting in extreme slowness and fullscreen problems, I installed the opensource drivers by using the xorg edgers source.With the proprietary ati drivers, everything was slow but there were no glitches. With this drivers my mo ...

Ubuntu Hang on boot up....

I'm hoping someone one can help me with an odd problem I'm having....I'm running Ubuntu 9.10 on a Dell Inspiron 1505 and it was running great. After some updates, I found that now Ubuntu will every so often hang on a Text based login even though my run level is to login via graphical interface.If I ...

Ubuntu Slightly off center Desktop

Just upgraded to Jaunty 9.04 and the screen is a bit off to the right.Tried adjusting it with "xvidtune" but got an error message sayingthat the hardware didn't support the "mod-line".Also tried fiddling with the "xorg.conf" file, adjusting various settings,and so far n ...

Ubuntu Openoffice Crashes Entire System

Okay people, solve this one;Processor AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 3500+Memory 2076MB (299MB used)Operating System Debian GNU/Linux 5.0 (LXF118)radeon ATI Radeoncard Radeon X800PROalsoOperating System Linux Mint 6/Elyssa (LXF116)With Debian 5 running repository versions of OOo 2.4 and OOo 3.0 causes ...

Ubuntu Desktop Effects + Unminimize Window = X crash (looks like logging in again)

I'm getting X crashing every single time I unminimize a window with desktop effects enabled (even if I have no effects ticked in the all effects tab). I'm seeing a lot of similar reports around the web, although users often don't seem to realize exactly how to trigger the problem, or that it's X cra ...

Ubuntu Compiz 3d cube no longer working after upgrade to 10.04

Morning,ATI Radeon 3100 is the video board...So, I upgraded to the latest 10.04 ubuntu from the previous 9.10. I encountered numerous issue, but eh upgrade completed and I am able to successfully login, and access most of the features.I cannot however get Compiz Desktop Cube to work. Compiz launches ...

Ubuntu Triple head with ATI FirePro 2260s xorg issues

So this has been driving me nuts. The closest I've gotten to having the triple head work correctly (other than Windows which seems to work regardless of card combination) is with two Nvidia cards where I had one X session that spanned the two left monitors and one X session on the right monitor. Whi ...

Ubuntu Dual Heads under karmic

All, I just upgraded from 8.04 LTS to karmic and I am having some issues getting dual heads up (I did have them working under 8.04), right now my two monitors are working and I can drag and drop, etc ...The ProblemsAnytime I right click on the second monitor the context menu pops up on the primary m ...

Ubuntu PCMCIA video card problems

I am attempting to get a laptop to make the leap from WinXP to Ubuntu 10.04. On this laptop I have, for many years, been running dual monitors using the onboard (or docking station) VGA connection and a Margi Display-to-Go PCMCIA video card. The PCMCIA video card only ever came with Windows drivers. ...

Ubuntu Can't change default refresh rate

After upgrading from karmic to lucid I can't change a default refresh rate for my crt monitor connected to my laptop (lcd switched off). I know radeon driver is trying to check what's the highest possible rate and sets it around 85, but the screen starts to "shiver". If I manualy change th ...

Ubuntu Video Drivers ATi

Ok I'm relatively new to Ubuntu and I need to figure out if my video drivers are correctly installed and running. ill post some info. i thought i was using OpenGL but now I'm not so sure, the main problem i thin is i dont know which are the proprietary drivers in the repos and which is the open sour ...

Ubuntu is running in low graphics mode

I have searched the forums and have not found anything that helps me. Please forgive me if this is a repeat of a post.I use 9.10 Karmic Koala. I tried to log in yesterday after a system update and now I can not get to my desktop except for "running in low graphics mode". I have a 24" ...

Ubuntu help with two video cards and jaunty

Okay I can get the two monitors from card1 (device2 and 3 to work) Can not get card2/device1 to come on at all so one monitor is still blank. Any ideas?xorg.conf####################DEVICES####################### ###Section "Device"Identifier "device3"BusID "PCI:4:0:0"Dr ...

Ubuntu ATI x1250 embedded graphics with VGA monitor - washed out display

System:AMD 64 w/ x1250 ATI embedded video cardUbuntu 8.1001:05.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc RS690 [Radeon X1200 Series]VGA and DVI outputs, both connected to identical Dell 1908p monitorsUsing open source ATI driver with minimal xorg config which mimics BigDesktop.The VGA monito ...

Ubuntu No Video on External Monitor on VGA

HelloI have installed 8.10 on my Acer Laptop AS5102WLMi which has an internal ATI RadeonĀ® Xpress 1100 integrated 3D graphics card. Everything works great however when I play video, it play fine on my laptop screen but I don't see the video on my external monitor attached to the VGA port. I can play ...

Ubuntu Feisty ati xinerama dual monitor setup: can't get full external display resolution

Ok, so here's the deal. I am trying to get a dual-monitor setup going on my dell inspiron 5150, with an ati mobility radeon 9000 (M9) 64mb video card.First, I tried using the mergedfb method, as per this tutorial:http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=301961But was unable to get beyond the "c ...

Ubuntu Screen goes dark after a few hours

O...K. Every so often, my screen goes dark. I don't even know how to go about starting to troubleshoot this. Firefox 3 has been running every time this happened, and the first few times I was in the middle of a form submission. But, this last time (the only time after the last video driver upgrade) ...

Ubuntu ati x2300 driver

I need driver to play wow, in low graphic mode in game i have max 10 fpsmy xorg file[ 20.317] X.Org X Server 1.9.2.901 (1.9.3 RC 1)Release Date: 2010-11-13[ 20.318] X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0[ 20.318] Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.24-28-xen i686 Ubuntu[ 20.318] Current Operating System: L ...

Ubuntu How to activate FOSS ATI driver in Maverick?

I'm having an odd problem with the FOSS ATI driver seemingly not being enabled after my update from Lucid to Maverick. I have an Xpress 200M card, which is fully supported by the FOSS ATI driver.user@computer:~$ lspci -nn | grep VGA01:05.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: ATI Technologies Inc RS482 ...

Ubuntu Jaunty PPC ATI problem

everybody, it's has being some time I don't post here, and it has being 6 months I don't work with Ubuntu. But now, something tells me us PPCs will be abandoned by Apple, our OS supplier... :)Ok, now to the problem. I have installed Ubuntu Jaunty on my iBookG4 12" laptop, and there is a problem ...

Ubuntu Configure an input device to use a specific driver in Xorg?

I'm using 8.10/Intrepid. I am trying to get my Synaptics TouchPoint Pro to hook in properly with X.I have read and tried unnumbered threads and wiki pages regarding this, and no luck.I've decided that xorg is configuring my touchpad as a mouse before it gets to the part where it loads the synaptics ...

Ubuntu multiple HP Pavilion ze4401us(ze4400) issues

I have been searching the forums and the internet for a while now trying to fix multiple issues configuring my laptop to work with Ubuntu without luck.I am using a new install of hardy heron.In brief these are:External monitor for ati 320mHibernate issuesshutdown issuesEvolution: corrupted mbox1. 3d ...

Ubuntu Three Monitors, Two Graphics Cards, One Big Problem

I've got three screens, a 17" on the left, 22" in the center and 17" on the right.The left 17" (COMPAQ FP7317) and 22" (Acer AL2202W) are plugged into a nvidia 7600 GS card are currently work with TwinView which was configured using nvidia-settings.Now I've got back from Uni ...

Ubuntu System doesn't start up

I restarted my system a few minutes ago and right after the ubuntu loading bar, the computer monitor flickers for a few seconds, then i get prompted with the whole failed to start x server.And this is the error i get, and yes i tried sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg (and -phigh)any ideas to help?X ...

Ubuntu (Almost) always falling back to Failsafe Mode / The Evil Black Bar On The Left Side

First off, this may be information overload.... sorry, but I figure it is better to provide context if I want help. I've broken the post into sections to try and make it easier to understand/skip the unimportant details; I do tech support for a living, so I understand that sometimes too much informa ...

Ubuntu Dual Monitor Broke on Thinkpad T42 on Gutsy

I mentioned this a couple of weeks ago (it just broke during one of the more recent updates during gutsy just prior to stabilization) over here http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=3441431 (closed thread due to gutsy being released and that thread being in development section).In any case, a per ...

Ubuntu How I made my SyncMaster 2220wm work

Yesterday I got a spanky new Samsung SyncMaster 2220wm monitor, and then I spent three hours tearing out my hair trying to get it to work. The worst part was trying to figure out the correct "Modeline" entry to put in /etc/X11/xorg.conf to get my monitor to display 1680x1050.Finally I was ...

Ubuntu ATI 9200 Pro (RV280) + Widescreen 1680x1050 = Everything shifted to the right

I am not sure what the problem is here. I see that numerous people have also had the same issue with seeing a 2 inch black band of text on the monitor when trying to drive it at native resolution.I fiddled with many modelines, with ddcprobe, with other things. No luck. I did the xserver-xorg reconfi ...