Find More Posts by Mercury I am more into the stability of the driver to get a solid working xconfig perhaps some good HD video playback as well On my main machine I use the free drivers and have also no problems with that, but my CPU is powerfull enough that I don’t have to care about video decoding there. ATIProprietary last modified The time now is Are you new to LinuxQuestions.
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Restart your system to enable the radeon blacklist.
I installed that through The following optional configuration can be used to increase 3D performance. So when I type ifconfig it doesnt see it. Restart your system after configuring Xorg for the fglrx driver.
One driver version is available for Debian 8 “Jessie”: The video card is working well so far. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
That is weird, your adapter should be supported. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. For information on the open source drivers, see AtiHowTo.
Thanks again which one would you recommend as far as stability and video playback from your experience? Install the appropriate linux-headers and fglrx-legacy-driver packages: Backported packages for Debian 7 “Wheezy” deb http: On my main machine I use the free drivers and have also no problems with that, but my CPU is powerfull enough that I don’t have to care about video decoding there.
AMD/ATI Proprietary Driver
Please login or register. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Just the fact of cannot recover back bothering me. They will still run Unity, but the CPU will be used for basic drawing and performance may suffer.
Screen flickering with Adobe Flash: Hey guys, I am using linux lite 2. Power Management Ubuntu I highly appreciate your help. I also want to stay away from messing with kernel too until I gain more experience on using linux.
ATIProprietary – Debian Wiki
I am going to mark this thread as Solved. Originally Posted 632 Mercury I am having so much hardware issues that I am thinking of just using Centos temporarily and return back with the slackware 14 release This should greatly help power consumption, especially when idle. So I installed the proprietary ati by creating a Slackpkg for Flgrx or w.
Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Default-Release “wheezy”; Update the list of liux packages. It is recommended to use the free radeon driver instead.
ATI Radeon HD Graphics Support
Running fglrx is nice to have if you want extra powersaving and better video decoding support. Restart your system at this point to enable the radeon driver blacklist. BB code is On. This is not an exhaustive list.