September 19th, 2. Find More Posts by High-gain. It has many benifits. Do you have the headers and build-essential packages? It will go into X and everything, but you will not have the ATI proprietary drivers to load and use dkms, it will use the Xorg drivers. Finally, it can be an error in this package, for example it can disagree with gcc version and settings. Sadly, for my chipset, that means no Compiz.

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I hope this helps ya. If you use either of the Ubuntu-X PPA’s, their packages have not been fixed and neither has the official installer from ATI, though it will be fixed for the next release. BB code is On.

To start, here is the lspci output in relation to my card: This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. September 20th, 6. That directory should be correct for both bit and bit systems.

I traced the problem down to the build log and it appears the module isn’t compiling successfully. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free.


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Visit the following links: Join Date Nov Beans Hidden! Check if system has the tools required for installation. It is not necessarilly a bad thing. I hope they can fix fglrx soon. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Post as a guest Name. The only solution I found was to downgrade kernel to 2. I need to install AMD drivers in my Ubuntu Make sure, you have one of the previous kernels installed Reboot didn’t work for me without it Uninstall all fglrx related packages fglrx throws an error, ignore this Reboot again, it didn’t work for me without it XOrg should know complain about missing driver and allow you to start with failsettings for this session Install the all fglrx packages again reinstall fglrx package Reboot and see if it works I hope I didn’t forget a step.

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Chances are some kernel developer will start yelling at me for doing this, but oh well. Find More Posts by High-gain. Join Date Sep Beans 1.

Here’s what I did. Atl Required, but never shown. It has many benifits. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.


Again many thanks for your time and attention. FYI, I’m running Ubuntu on 2. Many thanks for your info – still not sure what dkms does or if I need to update drivers etc. For twelve dollars a month a Silver Membership you get all new releases of Mandrive Power Pack before the public, access to proprietary and commercial software downloads, forums that club members contibute to, plus more, but we must not forget that you will be supporting the creators of your distrobution.

RPM resource dkms-fglrx

Results 1 to 10 of Join our community today! Do you have the headers and build-essential packages? This mailing list post seems to give a reason why, but doesn’t provide fix.

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