I have this GPU in my laptop and using this driver I get acceptable performance for running compiz although it still isn’t great for full-screen video. ATI Mobility Radeon Privacy policy About ThinkWiki Terms of use. Video runs smoothly too. Fedora 7 and Kubuntu 7. Works fine with open-source drivers. HDMI audio should work automatically.

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Furthermore the Radeon driver supports some older chipsets that fglrx does not. Identifying your graphics card or APU First, check your graphic card name and chipset: If you have a laptop that’s getting too hot, try setting the power management profile to low.

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The time now is Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Is this a IGP chip? Sign up using Email and Password. Since it’s closed-source, only AMD can work on it and give efficient support, and the open-source mobilitj can generally not help you with problems.


Unfortunately I’m not even able to watch dvd’s or videos without a faster graphics card If you need to reset your password, click here.

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Pity that Linux is still seen as a workstation platform far more than for gaming, especially as these stereotypes just keep reinforcing themselves. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

I have a Mobility Radeon card in my new Thinkpad. I will say, however, that my desktop Pro doesn’t perform in Linux like it does in Windows. ATI’s site tells you to contact your manufacturer, and I’m in the process of doing that.

Just wondered whether someone found a driver in the end I ment in the previos ques’, so i’ll be able to find this one: For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and linu administration.


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But I really hope someday the open-source drivers are there. Chipset Graphics cards and APUs Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Check the manpage of the Radeon driver for advanced options. Unsupported chips Ubuntu Find More Posts by ctt1wbw. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

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Do I need 3d acceleration in order to watch videos? I joined the mailing list and have seen both Linus and Alan Cox contribute. Did you find anything?

All times are GMT Make sure your OpenGL renderer string does not say “software rasterizer” or “llvmpipe” because that would raveon you have no 3D hardware acceleration: If you are using Hardy Heron Ubuntu 8.

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