Use lower case letter in xorg. Shekin – , However, the Catalyst driver doesn’t support X servers past 1. You can check if acceleration is working by right clicking a Flash video on YouTube and selecting “Stats for nerds”. This was confirmed in http:

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I found that vsync was enabled by default, but here are the appropriate settings should you want to experiment. The stats box that shows up should display the following: Additional configuration information is available. Reboot and see if the watermark is gone.

If you’re using compositing, you should also make sure that vsync zti enabled in the compositor’s settings. I have LinuxMint You can check if acceleration is working by right clicking a Flash video on YouTube and selecting “Stats for nerds”.

Harper 14 February Install Linux Kernel Linux kernel 4. I will try option one.

Install latest AMD Catalyst Driver into Linux Mint

Wilem 17 September I recommend copying and pasting the commands to ensure there are no typing mistakes and speed up the install process. Use lower case letter in xorg.


Failed to build fglrx Ubuntu works out of box, Linux Mint why doesn’t do that? One driver version is available for Debian 8 “Jessie”: Hosting provided by Metropolitan Area Network Darmstadt. These key-presses will reboot the system safely.

Install latest AMD Catalyst Driver into Linux Mint

See man update-alternatives for more information about the concept and workings of alternatives. If you plan on using open-source drivers, you will need to reinstall some packages because Catalyst overwrites or diverts some key 3D libraries with proprietary versions. If you get this error-message, simply uninstall the previous version before installing the new one with:. This leads to the ATI drivers hanging on boot or otherwise. fgglrx

For more information on this issue, see this Ubuntu wiki page. If you’re having issues with tearing, make sure that “Tear Free Video” is on.

Unfortunately, there is no sure way to generate the ATI version of the Xorg. I was given dglrx ATIwhich is a pretty good card.


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Note, however, that installing the above package is known to crash Firefox when trying to play HTML5 video. After that, the alternatives should automatically be configured correctly when the graphics driver.

Thanks for the guide. But to be safeI advise you to close a graphics session and continue with the installation in console: Be advised that you may need to manually set the correct refresh rate for your second monitor through catalyst. All versions above are available only for the x86 and x architectures Debian i and AMD64 ports respectively.

Install Linux Kernel 4. The xvba-va driver section below only applies to Catalyst You may want to install the latest video driver from AMD.