In this case, you can install the Trusty Hardware Enablement Stack , which brings new versions of Linux kernel and Radeon driver. Furthermore the Radeon driver supports some older chipsets that fglrx does not. DKMS will build the fglrx module for your system. Switching from Catalyst to Radeon. The card is supported with 2D and 3D acceleration in the closed source catalyst drivers on X server 1.

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RS [Radeon HD ] vendor: Yes, I know I did not include detailed info on my hardware here. Check the manpage of the Radeon driver for advanced options. This driver provides 2D and 3D acceleration in your video hardware.

Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Last edited by rip; at Troubleshooting The fglrx driver conflicts with the radeon DRM driver. Unfortunately, there are no drivers for Mepis in it’s procedure.


The radeon kernel module is blacklisted by the glx-alternative-fglrx or fglrx-driver packages. You are currently viewing Rzdeon as a guest. Make sure your OpenGL renderer string does not say “software rasterizer” or “llvmpipe” because that would mean you have ati radeon hd 4200 linux 3D hardware acceleration: Since it’s closed-source, only AMD can work on it and give efficient support, and the open-source community can generally not help you with problems.

Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. They will still run Unity, but the CPU ati radeon hd 4200 linux be used for basic drawing and performance may suffer. Only had the board a few weeks so have yet to get to the bottom of rradeon strange behaviour; like you, always had Nvidia in the past.

I am stuck with x There was a problem initializing Catalyst Control Center Linux edition. Check the version of Ubuntu you have installed: Create an Xorg server configuration file.

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What do you helpful folks need to know? Reed, tried your suggestion in Mepis, but the module-assistant failed I don’t remember the error and I wrote over Mepis with Minime. Hf using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand libux Terms of Service.

Just for fun I loaded Tuxracer, and it also complained about libdrm. In this case, you can install the Trusty Hardware Enablement Stackwhich brings new versions ati radeon hd 4200 linux Linux kernel and Radeon driver. Since Mepis is based on and binary compatible with Debian Stable, this ought to work just fine: December 19th, 1.

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Additional configuration information is available. Tried startx, startkde, no luck. The time now is Find More Posts by Jankers. Every distro I tried had issues with X. I’ve poked around some more and it seems I did things correctly, but apparently I haven’t.