Ubuntu [8.04] ATI driver fails with x1250

I'm totally new to Ubuntu, so take my comments with a grain of salt. I might just well have no clue what I am doing :>)First a couple MythTV issues without the propietray ATI driver installed.(1) During the installation process I goofed some stuff up when defining cards (I have a PVR-150 and an H ...

Ubuntu ATI driver conflict

The ATI drivers for my Radeon X1250 were properly configured on my Acer Extensa 4420 laptop when I went to Add/Remove programs and I added an ATI driver package. Upon reboot, I found that my Ubuntu GUI was non functional. I have tried the following things to fix this on my own.1. I’ve entered ...

Ubuntu Save graphics mode after installing ATI Driver 8.10

I tried to install the new ati driver 8.10 but now I only get a black screen after reboot if I use CTRL+ALT+F8 and then CTRL+ALT+F9 I get the save graphics mode error where I select fglrx then reboot and get the same problem.Also downgrading to 8.7 is not working same error.I am using Mythbuntu 8.04 ...

Ubuntu ATI driver - xorg mismatch - in 9.04

Anybody know a solution to this:(II) LoadModule: "fglrx"(II) Loading /usr/lib/xorg/modules/drivers//fglrx_drv.so(II) Module fglrx: vendor="FireGL - ATI Technologies Inc."compiled for 1.4.99.906, module version = 8.59.2Module class: X.Org Video Driver[atiddxSetup] X version mismat ...

About to be crazy (Ati driver will kill me) ubuntu 9.04

My ati driver about to kill me soonthe problem is :when i Download any version of ati driver 9.4 or 9.3 even 9.2 & 9.1& after installation completewhen i type aticonfig --initial or even aticonfiggive me this:No supported adapter detected& after restart my screen stop working & hungt ...

Ubuntu new ati driver, compiz fails to start

adam@adam-desktop:~$ compizChecking for Xgl: not present. Detected PCI ID for VGA: 01:00.0 0300: 1002:7244 (prog-if 00 [VGA])Checking for texture_from_pixmap: not present. Trying again with indirect rendering:Checking for texture_from_pixmap: not present. aborting and using fallback: /usr/bin/metaci ...

Ati driver ?

HiI have debian sid x-server (XF86config) kernel (linux-2.6.8-1-386) with ati (radeon mobility m6ly) screen card.How can i install my ati driver?I have heard that i have to recompile my kernel.Is this true ?I haven't any experience how to compile debian kernel. thanx. ...

need help with ati driver on ubuntu

i installed ati driver version 8.22.5 for linux on ubuntu 64 bit edition.i have completed the installation and at the end of the installation it want to run /usr/X11R6/bin/aticonfig --initial. but i gt an error msg:/usr/X11R6/bin/aticonfig: error while loading shared libraries: libfglrx_pp.so.1: can ...

ati driver and 2.6.16.x

Please forgive me my english very wrong.I have a debian sarge on my 64 bit computer , and i use xfree86 version 4.3.0.1.I compiled a custom kernel for my computer , a 2.6.16.14 kernel , and i want install the ati driver for 3d . I tried the 8.22.5 , 8.23.7 , 8.24.8 ati drivers but i have got a error ...

Ubuntu Just installed 10.10 - ATI driver issues

I just installed Ubuntu 10.10 and it runs pretty smooth so far - albeit at a native resolution of 1280x960 when I have a 1920x1080 monitor.I've been trying to install the drivers for my ATi Radeon HD6850 card. I've tried two methods:- Manual download from ATI and installation via terminal using the ...

Check Sum Error with ATI Driver Installer 8.28.8

Has anyone experienced MD5 checksum errors with the ATI Driver Installer 8.28.8?after downloading the driver installer from the ati.amd.com site , I tried to build debian packages using:fakeroot ./ati-driver-installer-8.28.8.run --buildpkg Debian/sargeI've downloaded the package direct to the linux ...

Interesting ATi driver problems

Hi, i am using debian as the base for my mame cabinet, so the first things i started out with was building a solid base system consisting of:Some asus mobo with 2xslot 12x350 mhz p2ATi Rage128 ProSome Yamaha soundcardNow, i installed the minimal system, not even "standard install" and then ...

Ubuntu ATI Driver issues.

Brand new to Ubuntu. Still trying to get used to everything... I have a Pavilion dv6 laptop, and dual boot with Windows seven and Maverick. I installed everything fine, got my proprietary drivers running with my ATI card and it all works great. except for one thing.Catalyst Control Center gives me t ...

Help with ATI driver ?

i just installed a lot of updates the system telled me were available and i installed them all. There were a 8.5 fglrx driver that updated my actual 8.4 ,but now i don't have 3d hardware acceleration , help me install the appropiate ati driver for my card which is :dentificationVendor: ‎ATI Te ...

[Linux Mint 6] update and ATI driver problems

Hi, I'm trying out linux, in this case Mint 6, which I understand to be a cuter Ubuntu with good stuff included and enabled.So anyway, it installed without a hitch - fast, too! But then, after testing network connectivity and a web browser (one of the first things I tend to do with a newly installed ...

ati driver help needed

celeron 1.8, 1g ram, ati 9800 video card.current slack 10.2kde 3.5.3kernel 2.6.16.22 (sweeet)dsl connection/lan works great...just playing around with slack, downloading this and that, seeing what it can do and i run into this (see attached) after installing the ati driver. as far as i can see, the ...

Cannot run ATI driver installer

I followed their instructions and the installer failed.root@adell:~# sh ./ati-driver-installer-8.31.5-x86.x86_64.runCreating directory fglrx-installVerifying archive integrity... All good.Uncompressing ATI Proprietary Linux Driver-8.31.5............................................ .................. ...

Ubuntu ATI driver issue in 10.10 64-bit

I am having an issue with the standard ATI Driver for 10.10 64-bit. I am running AMD Phenom II 3.4ghz, 6gb DDR3, ATI 5850. When ever I want to open the ATI control center of VLC, as soon as the mouse touches the window, I get logged out, there is no error message or anything.I uninstalled the driver ...

Computer hangs after installation ATI driver

I installed ATI driver 8.21.7 in order in my 64 bit Suse desktop to allow 3-D acceleration. All works OK, I have 137 fps with fgl_glxgears (485 if the gear window is minimized).Problem: If I start more than one session, any attempt to switch to other sesionor logout will totally hang computer with h ...

Ubuntu No ATI driver after reboot (LiveUSB or Wubi-installed)

everybody. I tried googling this and searching this forum to no avail.I just recently started trialing Ubuntu. For some reason, on my Lenovo T400/WinXPSP3 machine, if I run a LiveUSB Ubuntu session or run the Wubi-installed version...whenever I reboot the machine to go back into Windows, I get a ...

Ubuntu fglrx not installing properly, cannot use ati driver

I'm on Ubuntu 10.04 64bit, lspci:ado@ado-desktop ~ $ lspci00:00.0 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] RS780 Host Bridge Alternate00:01.0 PCI bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] RS780 PCI to PCI bridge (int gfx)00:05.0 PCI bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] RS780 PCI to PCI bridge (PCIE port ...

Ubuntu need help updating proprietary ati driver

running ubuntu 10.04 x86 amd turionx2, ati 3xxxhd card---, i am unable to update my ati driver using the terminal. i downloaded the latest driver but it is a ".run" file. i am unsure how to install update over the current proprietary driver installed. i followed the steps from AMD.com yet ...

How do i Kill my ATI driver?

Sorry if this is a repeat thread, but i've searched the forum and had no success finding a resolution to my issue.Here's the story.I setup my father with SuSE 10.2 x86_64 on his AMD Athalon 64 systemhis video card is an ATI 9600 All-in-Wonder.All his apps are setup and ok so i thought i'd tackle the ...

install ATI driver on opensuse 10.3 prob

have install this drive ->openSUSE 10.3: AMD/ATI Drivers Installation « Linux and Open Source Blognow i have ati control panel on my programs but click and nothing happends and for be nonest i never get ati driver running on linux ever always use nvidia and it,s easy to install ati always proble ...

Ubuntu Troubles with ATI driver installation

need help!when i turn on my ubuntu 10.04 it is in sleep mode (just blank black screen and nothing happens). seems that this problem appeared after i installed proprietary ATI driver.I have Radeon HD5470. tried to install drivers from amd.com, same happened.Does anyone has an idea how to fix it?thanx ...

Trouble Installing ATI Driver 8.5

This is the first time I've posted up here although I come here sometimes to find info etc. I've recently upgraded my pc and also gone from 10.2 to 10.3 of OpenSuse, I've also switched from nvidia to ati for my graphics card, running a 2600 Radeon at the moment. On installing 10.3 the first thing I ...

ati driver

I just installed suse 11.0 and am trying to get the ati driver installed. I used some tutorial(forgot which, lost the link) and it didn't work. I also tried this one:ATI - openSUSEfor the easy install and that makes movement really choppy. I have the ati driver(the .run) but just can't get it instal ...

Ubuntu Want to install ati driver

Ok so im a noob at linux and ubuntu. I've toyed around with linux mint and ubuntu in virtualbox and now have it running using wubi.So i want to install the ati driver. The propietary driver is no good for me, i tried it and it seems to cause some stuttering when maximizing and minimizing windows etc ...

Ubuntu ATI Driver Problem

whenever I try to open Catalyst Control Center, I get a initialization error that tells me that either no ATI graphics display is installed or it is not functioning properly and that either I have to install the correct ATI driver or configure it using aticonfig. Under Hardware Drivers, I am able to ...

ATI driver installation on FC4, no OpenGL

I recently updated my Compaq N800w laptop (Mobility FireGL 9000) which is running FC4. I believe the installed ATI driver before the update was 8.14.xx, and everything was working fine with OpenGL acceleration. After a massive amount of updates (hadn't used the laptop in a few months) including the ...

ATI Driver Install Issue

Ok guys I'm a completle linux newbie here. I've tried linux a few times before but never dived in this deep before. I've been running fedora core 5 for 2 weeks or so now. Getting flash installed was a 3 day ordeal and my mouse was too. Now I'm trying to get my ATI X700 Pro to work properly. The DVI ...

Ubuntu ATI Driver Problems

I just started using linux about a week ago so bear with me here, I don't have much knowledge of how things work yet.Basically I am trying to set up dual monitors on a laptop with an ATI video card (from what I can tell from using lspci, the model is RS690).The open source drivers that came with Ubu ...

Ubuntu Dell inspiron 1525 ati driver

Could someone point me how to install a 1525 dell driver? Restricted driver manager doesn't apear and I don't know what commands to give in order to install it. Could someone please help me step to step what do I need to type in the terminal or how can I install the ati driver ? ...

Can not install ATI driver

i have an error while executing ati driver from cdrom. the message:creating directory fglrx-installmkdir: cannot create directory 'fglrx-install' :read only file systemcannot create target directory fglrx-installwhat should i do? thanx in advancep/s:URGENT ...

Generating ATI driver

New to Linux FC6, tried to generate distribution specific driver using ati-driver-installer-8.33.6-x86.x86_64.run for ATI 850XT used the following command: sh ./ati-driver-installer-8.33.6-x86.x86_64.run --buildpkg Fedora/FC6Here is part of the output:------------------------------------------------ ...

Can't install ATI driver - Fedora c7

The following error keeps coming up when I try to install the ATI driver-Cannot open/read repomd.xml file for repository: jpackage-fedoraAlso the computer is very slow.Help gratefully accepted. ...

Toshiba BSoD and ATI driver crash

My Mum's laptop is practically unusable. It will work for anywhere between 20 and 80 minutes, and then one (or even a combination) of the following will happen.a.) Blue-screen of death (BSoD): Physical dump of memoryb.) ATI graphics card driver will crash, screen resolution drops to 640x480, possibl ...

ATI Driver installation problem(kernel version incompabillity) - need advise

First of all sorry for english, tried my best, but still it's not my native ; )Recently I was tried to install some ATI driver, the first thing I did was a try to install original ATI driver from their site --- with no sucess.I have an Acer TravelMate 4602WLMi latop with ATI MOBILITY Radeon X600 on ...

Ubuntu will not boot after removing ATI driver

I recently upgraded from 9.04 to 9.10. The problem was when I upgraded, my ATI graphics card proprietary driver was disabled. It was kinda annoying since compiz did not work and general scrolling was really really slow.I was unable to activate it and after searching around, I found out that apparent ...

Help! Getting black screen after ATI driver install in Fedora 11

After installing an ATI driver for my 4870 (I got the driver from ATI's site) I get a black screen after booting Fedora11. It gets all the way to the end of the loading bar, and then my monitor says no input. Help!!! I have to ask if you would please make any solutions extremely simple, my linux kno ...

ATI Driver Problem

I tried to install an ATI driver for my video card. Installation went fine and everything worked. I restarted my computer and now when I boot everything works until the login screen is supposed to show up. All I get is the blue background and nothing happens.How do I either uninstall it for fix it? ...

Need help installing ATi driver in Breezy....

I'm having major problems installing the ATi driver in Ubuntu 5.10. I followed the directions on this page: http://wiki.cchtml.com/index.php/Ubu...allation_GuideEverything goes exactly as planned, but the driver just doesn't install.I have an ATi Radeon 9250/SE.Any suggestions or advice are greatly ...

ati driver installer won't run.

I get this when trying to run the latest v 8.30.3 ati driver installer..../ati-installer.sh: 991: Syntax error: Bad substitutionRemoving temporary directory: fglrx-installAnd I don't need to know about installing the ati driver through synaptic or easyubuntu because thats the 8.28 driver. It works i ...

Ubuntu Trying to manually install ATI driver, "extraction failed"?

I'm following this guide, http://wiki.cchtml.com/index.php/Ubuntu_Jaunty_Installation_Guide#Installing_the_dr ivers_manuallyI'm only at step 2 and I get this,user@MesaLinux:/media/Temp/stuff$ sh ati-driver-installer-9-8-x86.x86_64.run --buildpkg Ubuntu/jaunty Created directory fglrx-install.ClUZVdVe ...

Installed ATI driver, X won't start

I need fast help please help me Im sorry on all my questions but thets a critical problem:I installed with envy my ati driver,but my desktop effects still wont working.So I uninstalled the ATI driver?(Radeon X300 and now my compuer is not working!!!!!Im choosing linux kernel and he is booting.Then w ...

Gutsy and ATI driver

I have this strange problem with fresh installed Gutsy on my Acer Aspire laptop. The ATI driver is disabled in the restricted drivers manager, and when I try to enable it, it returns the following error:The software source for the packagexorg-driver-fglrxis not enabled.OK, so I tried to download ENV ...

Ubuntu ati driver not installing or not working

So i have Ubuntu 64bit and i can't get the ati driver working. I have tried open source and the ati web site driver multiple times and they do not work. The fglrx driver would install fine but when ever i ran a openGL app, xorg would hog up %100 cpu.(or when the pc was idle) And the app had low fps ...

can't open ati driver?

im using this tutorial to try and install the ati driver but keep getting an error when i try to use the line: sh <driver file> --buildpkg Ubuntu/7.10it says: Can't open <filename>any idea why? ...

Ubuntu Freeze maybe due to ATI driver?

I have an old laptop that I wanted to make the plunge and install ubuntu on. Its a Sony Vaio PCG-K17. The install went perfect every thing started up then about 5 minutes in everything froze, I did a hard shut down and logged back in only to have the same thing happen. After some reading it sounds l ...

Ubuntu Disable ATI Driver in 9.04

Does anyone know how to disable the ATI driver so I can get this OS to boot? I've tried the original disk but I'm unable to do anything unless it is in the Demo mode. Without the disk it boots to a scrambled screen with smaller Ubuntu icons and freezes there.I don't want to reinstall the os because ...